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How to Make Basic Cross-Stitch PatternsArtisan Crafts
Making cross-stitching patterns is something everyone can do! It can be as simplistic as taking some graph paper, drawing out what you want, and then stitching it on your fabric grid. Or, cross-stitching can be done digitally, which is what I'm going to be showing you here today.
It's worth noting that the stylization I am going to show you is of the "full cross stitches only" kind. This is different from my personal style of patterning, which is miles of backstitching and partial stitches and tiny beaded details.
Why would you want to make a cross-stitch pattern? Perhaps you want your photo converted, and you don't want to pay someone else to do it, or maybe you need to do edits yourself to get the image you want. Whatever your reasons, know you have the ability to do it already.
There are many, many, many choices online for pattern conversion both paid and free. If you hop on over to your favorite search engine an
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