Danielle's Diary — types of fabric

Types of Fabric

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Types of Fabric There are two main types of fabric used for cross stitch, aida fabric and evenweave fabric. Aida fabric is 100% evenly woven cotton, groups of threads are woven together to form squares with easily visible holes where the threads cross each other, making it easy to count accurately.Aida fabric comes in various counts ranging from 6 to 18 count and an array of colours. Fabric count is measured in holes per inch or HPI, the smaller the count, the less holes per inch, the bigger the stitch. Evenweave fabric is any fabric where the warp and weft...

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