Basset Hound No3 counted cross stitch kit

£29.95

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Basset Hound No3 counted cross stitch kit
Counted cross stitch kit with whole stitches only.
Note: the design is not printed on the fabric.


Kit contains:

  • Cross stitch pattern with black and white symbols
  • Fabric - see options available
  • Threads pre-wound on card bobbins
  • Needle
  • Instructions
Size for 14ct aida & 28ct evenweave: 40 x 30 cm (15.7 x 11.8 in)
Size for 16ct aida: 35 x 26 cm (13.8 x 10.3 in)
Size for 18ct aida: 31 x 23 cm (12.2 x 9.2 in)


Copyright: Image licensed by Christine Varley. 

 To view all Basset Hound cross stitch kits, click on image below:

Basset Hound cross stitch kits

Processing time

All kits are hand made, proccessing time is within 10 working/business days. The stitch-a-long- kits will dispatch earlier (within 4-5 working days) as they are already prepared and ready to ship.

Subscription box Ships 2nd October

Christmas Advent Calendar 2023: Ships in October

Shipping fees

Post & packaging fees depend on the weight of the product. All products (except for accessories) are shipped with a tracking number.

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UK - £3

USA From $10

Canada - From $15

Australia - From $16

All other From £7

Europe - Due to Brexit, our website is unable to accept orders from EU. However you will be able to place an order at our Etsy store, click HERE

Returns

Except the subscription service, we accept returns within 2 weeks of receipt but must be in its original condition. 

Return postage fees are paid by the customer if the reason for return is other than a faulty return. If item is faulty or damaged in any way we will cover the cost of return postage.

We will also replace any item that has been damaged by the post office however we need the damaged article to be returned to us so that we can forward it to the post office. We will also reimburse reasonable postage costs for sending damaged items back to us.

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About us

We are a husband and wife (Dino & Yiota) small family business based in Dunfermline, Scotland, UK. Dino has an IT background so he is responsible for anything that has to do with computers and printers and Yiota is the designer. We are both experienced stitchers and have been stitching for more than 20 years!

We have been designing and selling our own cross stitch designs since 2006. We do everything from printing patterns, winding threads and making advent calendars and subscription boxes. All our products are hand made with love by us. Images used on our products are licensed for commercial use. We pay license fees and give credit to our wonderful artists. We also sell some of our products on Etsy.

Feel free to join our facebook group here (or search facebook for Yiotas XStitch cross stitch group), ask our customers about us or even check out photos of works in progress for inspiration. 

 

About our kits

We only sell counted cross stitch kits. All our kits are of top quality. 

They include Madeira 6 stranded cotton threads. We wind all threads on 4 meter or 8 meter card bobbins.

Madeira is an excellent German quality, threads do not discolour or bleed onto fabric, they can be washed in washing machine at 60 Degrees Celsius or 140 Fahrenheit.

Madeira threads are so great that were used in the outline of the tree featured in the Anointing screen for the Coronation of King Charles III. This is also mentioned in the official website of The Royal Household.

We also use an outstanding quality of fabrics from Zweigart.

Sample: How our kits look like

Our extra large full coverage kits category include a storage box and look like this:

Fabric choice

14 count aida

Ideal for beginners. Most common cross stitch fabric. We have two types, one without the grids and one with the grids (they are both white in colour). 14 count aida has larger holes, so you might see some white fabric under the stitches, depending on how tight or loose your stitches are. Use 2 strands for stitching.

Benefits of gridded fabric:

  • The fabric matches the 10x10 grid used for pattern
  • There is no need to count higher than ten.
  • Helps avoid misplaced stitches
  • Easy to determine where you are on the pattern
  • Faster and quicker stitching because less counting is needed
  • The grids will dissapear when wash at 60 Celsius or 140 Fahrenheit.

    16 count aida

    Great dense coverage, my personal favourite fabric! We have one without, and one with the grids. 16 count aida has slightly smaller holes then 14 count aida but easy to see. It has a very nice dense coverage - white fabric can not be seen under stitches. Use 2 strands for stitching. The colour available is white.

    18 count aida

    Ideal for advanced stitchers. Great for large designs. 18 count aida has small holes but it has a great dense coverage. Some people stitch with 2 strands, others use 1 strand. Our kits provide thread allowance for 2 strands. We would not recommend 18 count aida if you have poor eyesight. The colour available is white.

    25 count gridded evenweave

    Ideal for advanced stitchers. Great for large designs. This fabric is for more advanced stitches (and good eyesight). The grids will dissapear when wash at 60 Celsius or 140 Fahrenheit. 25 count evenweave is ideal for large and advanced designs. It is worked over one. The colour available is off white. 

     

    28 count evenweave

    Ideal for advanced stitchers. 28 count evenweave white. The difference is we do not count the squares, but the threads. It is worked "over two threads". The colour available is white.

    Copyright and license

    Nearly all our designs are licensed by a company called Art Licensing International, we also buy artwork professional licenses from Vectorstock and a few other independent artists. All our artwork licenses are non-exclusive.
    Tip: If you see very cheap patterns on etsy, ebay and amazon without any credit given to the artist, it means the artwork is stolen and they sell illegal designs.

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