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All you need is a needle, thread, some fabric, and these step by step instructions to start sewing.
You Will Need
- A project type
- A design style
- A budget
- Craft stores
- A computer with internet access
Identify your skill level
Identify your skill level before searching for a kit. The art of cross-stitch may be learned by children as young as five, as well as elderly crafters.
Determine project type
Determine the type of project you wish to stitch, whether a masterpiece for framing, a baby bib, a tree skirt, or any number of other items.
Choose design style
Choose your design style from the limitless selection, ranging from heritage reproductions, Celtic art, Art Nouveau, and everything in between.
Identify your budget
Cross-stitch kits range in price from $5 to $100, so decide how much you wish to invest in your project.
Examine kit selections available at stores and online, making sure to note what supplies are included and what extra supplies you might need to purchase.
Select your kit based on your preferences. Now all you have to worry about is becoming one of the many confessed cross-stitch addicts around the globe.