Category Archives: Cross Stitch

USING CSS TRANSITIONS TO CREATE IMAGE OVERLAYS

Today we are going to look at how to replicate the beautiful image overlays, also called caption animations, created by the jQuery plugin Mosaic with just CSS transitions. No JavaScript at all. Important Note Please be aware that as this … Continue reading

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The Best Way To Put Your Cross-Stitch In A Frame

The primary thing you want to do to frame a cross-stitch is to look at the art itself and then choose a frame and mat style that will go with it. Selecting the correct frame can transform a normal cross-stitch … Continue reading

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Effective Methods For Keeping Your Hobby Clutter In Order

Though hobbies and interests can be really fun, they can also produce a huge amount of messiness and clutter. Craft projects, training booklets, as well as many other miscellaneous craft materials can often take control of your home, that is, … Continue reading

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Cross Stitch Thread Revealed

The type of cross stitch floss (thread) that you use has a big impact on your finished project. Cheap floss will start to fray and fade after a few years, making your project look worn out and dull before its … Continue reading

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Fabrics Used in Cross Stitch Projects

Did you know that you can use all types of fabric for cross stitch projects? Although Aida is the most common choice, you can use nearly anything if you’re advanced enough. You may come across fabric names like Jobelan, Canvas, … Continue reading

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