TRAVEL WORLD MAP CROSS STITCH KIT AND PATTERN

July 03, 2018

When I was 21 I got the travelling bug. Bored at university and with long Summer holidays usually wasted at home, I decided to jet off with 15 strangers to Vancouver for 3 months with BUNAC. From there, my explorations continued with trips to Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore, a long road trip from Yosemite to San Diego and a 6 month work placement in Sydney.

 map cross stitch

 

I love our amazing world, the countries and culture I wish I had even more experiences of. My hope is that I get to visit as much of our globe as I can, while I can. Our next trip will be Madrid in early 2019.

STITCH-A-LONG AROUND THE WORLD

And, this all leads me on to our latest Stitch-a-Long of course! Adventure Awaits is a 6 month project where one small pattern piece (or should I say country or continent) is emailed or posted out once per month, ready to start stitching on 22nd of each month. When the Stitch-a-Long ends, the full cross stitch kit or PDF pattern only will be available in full! Here at Caterpillar Cross Stitch we absolutely love Stitch-a-Longs, but if you're new, read more about why they're so much fun HERE!

 

world map cross stitch

 

You can choose from PDF patterns only (where you source your own kit materials), hard copies only (where you are posted a professionally printed full colour pattern each month) or kit options with a variety of beautiful Zweigart fabrics in a pale aqua shade to represent the ocean.

NEVER LOSE A NEEDLE AGAIN

We also have a gorgeous globe themed hard enamel needle minder to complement this SAL. It has a super strong magnet on the back to keep your needle in place, comes presented on backing card and uses the same colours as the DMC cotton threads. Take a peek at the full range of needle minders HERE.

 

CROSS STITCH TIPS ON FACEBOOK

Join over 4,500 cross stitchers from all over the world in our dedicated Facebook group HERE. We share photos of our work in progress, tips with chat and daily support. The cross stitch project started in June 2018 and runs until November 2018.

Do you love to travel? Let Adventure Awaits remind you of your most memorable trips! Click HERE to find out more. 

 

adventure awaits cross stitch along

 



Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in BLOG & NEWS

5 MUST-HAVE ITEMS FOR ADVANCED CROSS STITCH
5 MUST-HAVE ITEMS FOR ADVANCED CROSS STITCH

March 27, 2020

These are the advanced tools that are going to make intricate needlework a whole lot easier and quicker.

Continue Reading

STITCHER OF THE MONTH - FEBRUARY 2020
STITCHER OF THE MONTH - FEBRUARY 2020

March 05, 2020 1 Comment

For me, stitching is much more than just a hobby - it helps with my horrible anxiety and sometimes depression and although my main source of pride is of course, my daughter who is now 12, it also brings me so much pride, peace and a sense of calm which is something a person with anxiety doesn't get often.

Continue Reading

WHY THE MENTAL HEALTH BENEFITS OF CROSS STITCH CAN CALM YOUR LIFE
WHY THE MENTAL HEALTH BENEFITS OF CROSS STITCH CAN CALM YOUR LIFE

February 09, 2020

It’s no coincidence that the growing appetite for crafts is linked to our increasingly digital lifestyle. When we spend so much time tapped into technology, the appeal of making something with our own hands has become much greater.

Continue Reading