DMC Stitch-A-Photo Pack (S7001A) from SewingCafe
Turn your photo into a needlework chart for cross stitch and tapestry fabrics
This is the latest version of the DMC Stitch-A-Photo 'Photo to Chart' order pack. 'Stitch A Photo' is a professional photo to chart conversion service by DMC Creative World Ltd. The pack contains instructions, order form and envelope to send your photo or digital image to DMC.
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Why not take your favourite photo and turn it into a needlework chart?
Whether it's your loved ones, cute pets, houses, landscapes or just a photo that you love, DMC's Stitch A Photo service enables you to stitch that favourite photo or give the needlework chart as a special gift.
As long as your photo is no larger than A4 (21 x 29.7cm), has good colour (we are able to accept black and white photos) and sufficient contrast, DMC will send you your needlework chart within 28 days of receiving your photo within the UK (35 days outside of the UK).
This pack contains an order form and envelope for you to send your photo to DMC.
Stitch A Photo is a flexible service offering you a range of options to give your needlework piece a unique finish, chose from: full colour, black and white or sepia tones. Stitch A Photo can produce detailed needlework charts for cross stitch and tapestry fabrics, you can choose what type of fabric, count and size you would prefer to stitch your photo image on.
At DMC we pride ourselves on quality, our Stitch A Photo service is no exception. With a highly skilled team and an advanced conversion to chart programme, the finished needlework chart is always of the highest quality.
Stitch A Photo is not recommended for beginners.
Stitch A Photo is not an image manipulation service.
DMC can only reproduce what is shown in the photo and the needlework chart we provide will be a best direct representation of the photo you submit.
DMC do not have the right to work with copyrighted images.
Digital photos on CD are also accepted.
Fabric and threads must be purchased separately.
Please note that SewingCafe are not involved in the photo to chart production process. The photo to chart conversion is carried out entirely by DMC Creative World Ltd.
DMC only accept one photo per Stitch-A-Photo order form.
Digital photos on CD or by email are also accepted by DMC.
Photos are normally charted 8" x 10" for stitching on 14 count aida fabric, but if you require a different type/ count fabric for your chart you can specify this on the order form. SewingCafe accept no responsibility for what other options may or may not be possible.
Finish options include 'Colour', 'Black and White', and 'Sepia' (but black and white or sepia photos cannot be translated into colour).
All charts produced are limited to 48 colours from the DMC Stranded Cotton (117MC) colour palette.
Fine lines such as ship rigging etc. cannot be successfully charted by Stitch-A-Photo.
The DMC order form includes an option to include an alphabet chart to add text to your final stitched piece.
'Red Eye' correction and minor restoration (remove dust spots, old creases) are available free of charge.
Pack includes instructions and order from in four languages (English, French, Italian and Spanish).
If you're a UK Resident the GB order form also allows you to order some additional 'tailored' services at additional cost (payable to DMC). These are:
'Tired Eyes' chart (charted on 4 x A3 sheets with large symbols)
Charted as 16" x 20" (40cm x 50cm) cross stitch chart
Drop out the background and replace with a single colour
If you have any questions about this product please let us know