Frequent question: How do you secure a cross stitch thread?

What does anchor mean in cross stitch?

When performing embroidery, needlepoint or cross stitch on fabric, it’s important to anchor your stitches properly. This will allow you to keep the thread or floss from pulling out of your first stitches without having a knot or a bulky section of thread to mar your design.

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