- - canvas;
- - hoop;
- - thread floss;
- - needle;
- - embroidery scheme.
Prepare the work.Pick scheme, but it is better to buy a set of cross-stitch, because it has everything you need.The first academic work should not be too difficult, choose a small pattern, which uses several colors.
Explore the scheme for embroidery.It is lined on the little squares that correspond to the dagger embroidery.For convenience isspolzovaniya scheme adopted razlinovyvat to larger size of 10x10 squares crosses.Their bold lines on the embroidery pattern.Draw the line of a special marker on the canvas and fill it in the hoop.
Usually embroidery floss - special thread designed for this type of needlework.They are made to be winded in hanks and consist of 6 additions.For cross-stitch thread needed 2 or 3 addition.Measure the required length of thread, cut it and gently pull on one thread.Then, add them together and insert the needle.
When cross stitch it is not accepted to make knots on a string.It is secured to the canvas by the following method.Enter the needle from the front side, then Pick up one thread material and make 2 stitches in one place.Thus, the thread is firmly entrenched, and on the wrong side of the work will not nodules.
be trained to carry out further cross.Make a puncture needle, pull the thread on the front of the canvas, and then slide it into the top left square hole.Again, pull the thread to the right side through the lower right hole, and continue with diagonal crosses, moving from left to right.Then embroider in the opposite direction, carrying diagonally from opposite corners.Threads should pull smoothly, so it does not sag and astringent.
To go to embroidery thread of a different color, select the portion of the canvas, which is adjacent to the already embroidered (side or above).Secure it with two different color thread stitches and continue with crosses diagonally.To embroidery was a neat, diagonal crosses should be located in the same direction.
At the end of the floss one shade is necessary to fix the thread.Pull it through the stitches on the wrong side and carefully cut.The thread is firmly entrenched, and on the inside there will be no nodules.Having mastered the basic principles of the stitch and follow the simple embroidery 2-3, you can already go to the production of more complex products.