A favorite and simple embroidery stitch. I think this may have been the first I learned to do when I was a child. I did a few cross stitch kits especially during summer vacations. It is so versatile – it can be scaled up or down, and the legs can be extended to make a wonky X!
- Article: Verso, Jo. Threads of History. The Cross Stitch Guild.
Crossed stitches – one stitch at a time!