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Old 12-15-2011, 07:59 AM
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I found a good link to help me out- http://lovetosew.com/crossstitch.htm
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Old 12-15-2011, 08:06 AM
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Congratulations, I love doing any sort of handwork, knit, embroider, counted cross stitch, etc. - keeps my mind nimble and my fingers out of the candy jar!
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Old 12-15-2011, 08:21 AM
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Hi, I've been cross stitching for about 6 years, almost 7. It's really not hard at all. Come on over to 123stitch.com and joing the message board. All your questions will be answered and you will learn alot.

I am sunni there also

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Old 12-15-2011, 08:32 AM
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I second what sunni said. Be sure to check out Friday Finishes on the 123stitch board (new ones on each Friday). It's amazing what members accomplish and share, just like this board!
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Old 12-15-2011, 08:53 AM
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I learned cross stitch at the age of 9 and still pick it up from time to time when I need something to do with my hands. I do have numerous UFOs around the house that I'm trying to finish and quite a few ready to be framed. It can be very relaxing and is very portable.

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Old 12-15-2011, 09:12 AM
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I used to cross stitch and loved it! I made 4 baby blankets.
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Old 12-15-2011, 09:12 AM
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Originally Posted by ashbash91810 View Post
I found a good link to help me out- http://lovetosew.com/crossstitch.htm
I assume you mean "counted" cross stitch. The rules are few and quite simple. You should have no problem at all getting started--------as long as you don't start with a complex pattern.
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Old 12-15-2011, 09:14 AM
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I enjoy cross stitch also. Thanks for the 123stitch place. Will check it out!
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Old 12-15-2011, 01:51 PM
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Love Cross Stitch -- been doing it for 30 years now!
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