How-To: Cross-Stitched Cell Phone Case

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My new iPhone will soon be on its way, so I’ve been searching for the best crafty options for decorating the case. I originally bought a cross-stitch case kit, but I’ve been a little worried about how well the stitches will hold up with no protection, especially since I live in NYC and am always taking the subway. So, as I was looking for options that would protect my cross-stitch pattern and keep the stitches clean, I came across this tutorial from Wee Little Stitches that shows you how to turn any clear cell phone case into a personalized cross-stitched cover. This is exactly the kind of smart solution that I was looking for!

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Haley Pierson-Cox from Red-Handled Scissors is a maker of crafts, a lover of cats, an avid swearing enthusiast, a cross-stitch book author, and a general purveyor of quirk. She's also sometimes an irritable cartoon named Tiny Cranky Haley.

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