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Stitcher of the Month - December 2021

Stitcher of the Month - December 2021

January 01, 2022

My motto is ‘I’d rather be stitching!’ and it really applies to me! I stitch in as much of my spare time as I possibly can. I find it relaxing and enjoyable to see the project grow into something fantastic. It’s very satisfying! I’m a mum and I also have a fairly stressful job so cross stitch helps me to relax.

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Cross Stitching into 2022 | Thank You!

Cross Stitching into 2022 | Thank You!

December 23, 2021

As we near the end of 2021, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on the past year, acknowledge each step on our journey and take the opportunity to thank so many of you who have made such a difference this year as Caterpillar Cross Stitch turned 6 years old!

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How to Create a Cross Stitched Christmas Card in 7 Easy Steps!

How to Create a Cross Stitched Christmas Card in 7 Easy Steps!

December 19, 2021

Feeling inspired to make an extra special Christmas card this festive season? In this weeks blog post, we’re going to talk you through the steps of how to create a cross stitch Christmas card! It’s super simple and you can make as many cards as you like to send to your loved one for a truly personal touch.

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Stitcher of the Month - November 2021

Stitcher of the Month - November 2021

December 02, 2021

I find cross stitching very calming and it is the one thing that helps me to switch off from the world around me and have a peaceful moment of bliss, whether that is 15 minutes or a couple of hours!

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How Does Your Garden Grow Stitch-a-Long - the Details!

How Does Your Garden Grow Stitch-a-Long - the Details!

November 30, 2021

Do you love to have your hands in the dirt, head in the sun and heart in nature? If so, How Does Your Garden Grow could be the brand new cross stitch-a-long project for you! Keep reading to find out more...

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Pros and Cons of Cross Stitching in Hand, with a Hoop or Frame!

Pros and Cons of Cross Stitching in Hand, with a Hoop or Frame!

November 10, 2021

You might be thinking whether it’s best to cross stitch using a hoop or frame, or maybe there’s an even quicker way out there? This week we’re going to talk you through the differences between each method and let you decide what works best for you!

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Stitcher of the Month - October 2021

Stitcher of the Month - October 2021

November 01, 2021

My husband started law school prior to my teaching job beginning so I needed something to occupy my time. I went out to Williamsburg Pottery and found a small ornament cross stitch kit and the journey began. I was never the creative type but I loved the simplicity of following a pattern - if I can create masterpieces, so can you!

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8 Crafty Stocking Filler Ideas

8 Crafty Stocking Filler Ideas

October 26, 2021

The days are getting shorter and Christmas is getting nearer, that means it’s time to start thinking of crafty gift ideas! We have a huge range of incredible cross stitch products that would be a great stocking filler for the special stitcher in your life. 

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4 Creative Uses for Leftover Threads

4 Creative Uses for Leftover Threads

October 08, 2021

So, you’ve come to the end of your cross stitch project and you’re now left with all the small snippets of thread after tucking in the ends… surely we can get creative with these? Here are some different ways of displaying or repurposing the small bits of thread!

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