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Decorating with Cross-Stitch: How to Enhance Your Home Decor

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Decorating with Cross-Stitch: How to Enhance Your Home Decor

Guess what?!  I was featured in an article by Redfin on advice for how to decorate your home with cross stitch!  It's such a fun article with great advice from me and other cross stitchers.  Here's a snippet of the article but make sure to check out the full article here.   Whether it was because of the emergence of grandmillennial style, or just a quarantine hobby that’s here to stay, cross-stitch has made a big comeback within the last couple of years. Not only is it a great way to incorporate your personality and style into your home’s interior design,...

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How many strands should I use?

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How many strands should I use?
There's no true answer for this questions but I will share with you my preferences and why.  I'm also going to talk about how many strands I use for backstitching and french knots because I use a different number for each task.

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Embroidery Floss Color Palette 3 - Spring Hydrangeas

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Embroidery Floss Color Palette 3 - Spring Hydrangeas

It was very difficult, but I did my best to summon the inspiration that spring would bring if it was here.  Alas, it is the end of May and 50 degrees here in Chicago.  So I closed my eyes and pretended that it was a beautiful 75 degree day and found this gem of a color palette! I found this gorgeous color palette on Design Seeds, an amazing website that everyone should visit when looking for inspiration!

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Embroidery Floss Color Palette 2 - Moody Florals

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Embroidery Floss Color Palette 2 - Moody Florals
Get inspired by this floral inspired color palette!

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Embroidery Floss Color Palette 1

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Embroidery Floss Color Palette 1
Get inspired by this new embroidery floss color palette!

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