Overview of Aida Fabric:
Characteristics of Aida Fabric:
Aida is 100% cotton. The fabric is washable, durable, easy to care for, and sturdy enough to withstand repeated handling, particularly by new stitchers.
The grid on a Cross Stitch pattern corresponds to the grid on Aida fabric making it easy to determine stitch placement.
Information About Painting and Dyeing Aida Fabric:
- How to Dye Natural Fiber Cross Stitch Fabric
- Ten Fabric Painting Tips
- Marbling Fabric
- Stamp 'N Stitch Nature
- Disney Eeyore Stitch 'N Paint
If you are not up to dyeing or painting your own fabric, hand-dyed Aida fabric may be purchased from many cross stitch fabric companies.