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Aida Fabric - Basic Cross Stitch Fabric

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Aida Fabric

Aida Fabric

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Definition: Aida Fabric is a 100% cotton fabric with woven thread groupings that form tiny squares. Aida fabric was designed specifically for Counted Thread Embroidery such as Cross Stitch.

According to the article about Aida fabric in Wikipedia, the name of the fabric may have been derived from Verdi's Opera of the same name.

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Also Known As: Cross Stitch Fabric
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