‘Christmas Cottage’ requires whole counted cross stitch only, no back-stitching or fractional stitching is used.
Stitch count: 249 x 253
Approx. finished designs sizes are:
14ct aida: 14½” wide x 13″ high (37x33cms)
16ct aida: 12½” wide x 11¼” high (32x29cms)
18ct aida: 11¼” wide x 10″ high (29x26cms)
When using 2 strands of thread on 16ct aida fabric, you will need approximately 42 DMC™ stranded cotton skeins. A detailed thread list is included with your chart.