My maidenhair isn't happy
Hi all, My maidenhair used to be lush, full and bright green. Now the leaves are looking dried out and brown areas are appearing. The new shoots/stems don't establish (see photo). These new shoots/stems seem to get to a point and then die off. 
I repotted this plant a month or two ago. I have heard they don't like that. 
I keep it well watered and mist roughly twice a week. It also has a good amount of indirect sunlight. 

Your advice would be really appreciated. 
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    Pei I suspect you have been overwatering the plant and might also have root/leaf fungle from the misting . Water + misting twice a week is actually a little much for most plants, unless it's sitting in a bright direct light environment (which Maidenhair hates!).

    JFYI that misting doesn't really help with humidity. I've learned my lesson (lost so many plants) because of it. The best way to increase humidity is to either invest in a humidifier, group plants together, or put the plant on a pebble tray.
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      Alex Nixon Thank you! I will try to dry it out and water less often. Light wise, what is ideal? bright indirect light?
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        Pei Maidenhair ferns like to be in a bright-lit environment. I will suggest moving the plant closer to the window but NEVER let the sun touches it (a few hours of early morning sun is fine)!

        And in general, they like their soil to be kept moist at all times. It's hard to say exactly how often or how much you need to water because depending on where you live and other factors, it really depends. Your best bet is to keep a habit of feeling the soil every few days to determine if it is thirsty.

        Maindenhair ferns are known for being finicky and more high maintenance. but I am pretty sure it will be happy and thriving if you are up for the care it needs :) Good luck!!