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Viewing and Downloading patterns
Sun, Jul 11, 2010 10:23 AM
Posted by Linze
7 Replies
I love the patterns, but have for the last few days been unable to view or download any patterns. I want to stitch the Stitch Alphabet by Velda, but cannot check for the new letter patterns that are uploaded to the site. Please advise.... Read Post Go to top
free chart downloading
Sun, Jul 4, 2010 8:59 AM
Posted by annie scalzo
1 Reply
When downloading the free charts, the symbols are so small, it looks almost like a solid picture. I can't read them.... Read Post Go to top
making a circle
Thu, Jun 3, 2010 9:12 AM
Posted by Nikki
3 Replies
Does anyone have any tips for cross stitching a towel. I made my own pattern for a towel and just want some hints on one of my designs, circles ughhh (tennis ball)... Read Post Go to top
Where do all unwanted Charts go to?
Wed, Feb 24, 2010 5:45 PM
Posted by Luba
1 Reply
I had posted a chart last year in April and it's no longer posted. What happen?... Read Post Go to top
Janlynn conversion chart
Mon, Feb 15, 2010 6:17 AM
Posted by Janelle
1 Reply
I have several patterns from Janlynn that I want to convert to DMC, but all they have are color names and do not match up with DMC. I hsve been to the Janlynn web site and they have a few listed, but not the ones I need. If anyone out... Read Post Go to top
Problem with PC Stitch Viewer Interference
Wed, Sep 16, 2009 9:16 PM
Posted by MaryJane
2 Replies
I downloaded PC Stitch Viewer to display patterns. When I try to use my current PC Stitch 6 program afterwards I get errors loading program. If I use my PC Stitch program I get an error trying to view your patterns. I am stuck.... Read Post Go to top
Floss Key
Tue, Sep 15, 2009 5:05 AM
Posted by Sam37
1 Reply
Where is floss key for the free patterns.... Read Post Go to top
What kind of floss nr.
Mon, Jul 13, 2009 7:36 PM
Posted by Katrin
1 Reply
Hi, I'm new to this sewing thing and I was looking at some of the free patterns on this site. But where can I find out what color the floss nr is???... Read Post Go to top
Printing enlargements
Fri, May 29, 2009 11:18 AM
Posted by Bev Astles
1 Reply
I did finally get a 5x7 on the overlay by removing all other paper from my scanner and making it a landscape version. Now I'd like to print out at 200% so I can easily see the color for each block. It enlarges to 200% on teh PC but the... Read Post Go to top
14ct overlay with 5x7photo
Fri, May 29, 2009 11:08 AM
Posted by Bev Astles
1 Reply
This is a fantastic service, but I can't get my 5x7 photo to print in the overlay that size it prints out 5.75 L by 4.25H. I have tried various percentages, actual size,etc. The photo either fills the graph paper or the 5.75 by 4.25... Read Post Go to top
Tuck pillow problem
Thu, May 28, 2009 5:19 AM
Posted by Sheila
1 Reply
I filled in my info for the tuck pillow pattern, I got the preview, but when I tried to go to the print (full size) view, everything clears and no pattern. Help please??... Read Post Go to top
grid paper
Tue, May 26, 2009 5:01 PM
Posted by Pamela
1 Reply
I can't seem to get the underlay feature to work with the grid paper. Any suggestions?... Read Post Go to top
Having problems
Wed, May 6, 2009 12:11 PM
Posted by Rhonda
1 Reply
Hello. I am a new stitcher and I am new to this site. Altho you have many nice patterns, I'm finding it hard and having problems finding out where the color code is on each pattern. Can someone please tell me?... Read Post Go to top
Do you have to join to post messages?
Tue, Mar 17, 2009 4:14 PM
Posted by Kathy
1 Reply
I posted 2 messages - one in Patterns and one in Cross-Stitching and I don't see them - What am I doing wrong or does one have to log-in? I'm confused HELP Please... Read Post Go to top
New Conversion Charts
Thu, Mar 12, 2009 10:04 PM
Posted by Jean Bartlett
9 Replies
Thank you for the conversion charts! What a great tool.... Read Post Go to top
HELP - My idea is in shambles!
Sat, Mar 7, 2009 6:28 AM
Posted by Cheri
2 Replies
I'm probably not supposed to use profanity so I'll just say poop! Here's my situation. I've stitched 4 angels, each 3 x 3, for each of the seasons. I put a small amount of stuffing in each and fringed around each one. Here's my disaster. I have a really cute... Read Post Go to top
free pcstitch pattern viewer
Fri, Mar 6, 2009 9:15 PM
Posted by Nancy Feemster
2 Replies
I have been trying to download the free pcstitch patternviewer for several days. I tried it on my laptop and desktop. Neither one will finish the download. It never goes beyond 3%. Can anyone tell me what I might be doing wrong, or what I can do to get it... Read Post Go to top
color key and symols for charts
Fri, Feb 6, 2009 6:00 AM
Posted by gloria
1 Reply
How do I get the color and symbols for stitching each chart. The chart printed, but no color key and symbol... Read Post Go to top
pattern viewer vs pattern maker
Tue, Dec 23, 2008 11:39 PM
Posted by Robin
2 Replies
When ever I try to download a pattern I receive a message that PatternMaker does not recognize this pattern but when I look at PCStitch Pattern Viewer my patterns are there that I have previously downloaded. My question is, can I uninstall HobbyWare Pattern Maker and still be able to... Read Post Go to top
Graph paper underlay feature
Sun, Nov 23, 2008 3:46 PM
Posted by mararcin
9 Replies
I have a Mac computer. I use Safari for my browser, but the "Browse" button doesn't appear on the More Options page of the graph paper. However, when I switched to Firefox, although the Browse button is now there, the graph disappeared, In it's place is a message to download... Read Post Go to top
Free graph paper underlay feature
Sat, Nov 1, 2008 5:14 AM
Posted by ilecra
1 Reply
Hi, I'm technically challenged. I can't figure out how to use the underlay feature of the free graph paper. Help, please.... Read Post Go to top
where is the key?
Tue, Sep 30, 2008 6:10 PM
Posted by one happy stitcher
3 Replies
when i download a pattern i am not getting a color key chart. am i doing something wrong or is there color key available>... Read Post Go to top
Copy Link
Sat, Sep 6, 2008 10:28 AM
Posted by Mary
1 Reply
Would someone please explain to me what the "Copy Link" is for? I thought it would tell you where to find the design. Also, the "Enlarge" tab does not work. I know that if I click on the picture itself, the picture will enlarge. Why list it if it doesn't... Read Post Go to top
PC Stitch Installation Problems
Thu, Sep 4, 2008 3:05 PM
Posted by Ysabel
1 Reply
Hi, I'm Ysabel from Dominican Republic.. I'm so exciting to get your free patterns but every time I tried to install the PC Stitch Software the systems says: "Setup.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience." I have tried the two ways: automatically... Read Post Go to top
floss charts
Fri, Mar 28, 2008 4:39 AM
Posted by jenetta
1 Reply
can anyone tell me how to get my floss charts i have downloaded the pattern viewer the patterns are there but no color charts... Read Post Go to top
picture on grid paper
Fri, Oct 12, 2007 6:37 AM
Posted by Patricia
5 Replies
I have used this before, but for some reason, I cannot download a picture on the paper. Is there a fault?... Read Post Go to top
DMC Floss
Mon, May 22, 2006 8:42 PM
Posted by julierieh
2 Replies
hi..i was downloading the free patterns but i can't see the list of the DMC Floss that i'm going to use in each pattern. can somebody help me how to get the list of the DMC Floss that i'm going to use in each pattern? please help me..thanks... Read Post Go to top
Floss chart
Thu, Mar 2, 2006 5:30 PM
Posted by Heidi
1 Reply
I have downloaded two patternd into PC Stitch, but neither contains a floss usage chart to tell me which colors to use in the patterns. What am I doing wrong? Thanks - Heidi... Read Post Go to top
pc stitch
Sat, May 14, 2005 2:36 AM
Posted by AgTabby
1 Reply
The website for pc stitch seems to be out of order. Where else can I download the program? ... Read Post Go to top
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