How do you hang a cross stitch hoop on the wall?
Position your fabric over the inner hoop so the design is facing you and well centred. Put the outer hoop over the fabric. Press down on the inner hoop to pop it into place, ensuring that the design is centred in the frame and that the screw is centred at the top. Tighten the screw, pulling the fabric taut as you go.
What do you do when you finish a cross stitch?
How to Hand Wash Your Cross Stitch
- Place the finished piece luke warm water with a very mild washing liquid (dish soap).
- Soak for about 15mins, moving the fabric around gently in the water.
- Rinse it carefully in clean water several times, until all the soap is gone, and water runs clean.
Do you keep embroidery in the hoop?
After doing your embroidery or your cross-stitch, keep your hoops. You can still use them. Yes, hoops are reusable. There are tons of ways to use your embroidery hoops.