Being crafters, we're constantly searching for the next project to satisfy our creative needs. But have you ever stopped and wondered when and how the craft we all love so much began? Elements of cross stitch can be found in history for thousands of years, as far back as sixth century BC. Pieces of needlecraft art have been discovered in medieval churches across the globe, as well as inside ancient Egyptian tombs!
Get ready for the excitement of Christmas at your fingertips! After the success of last years Advent box, we are super excited to announce that we are opening pre-order for the 2023 Advent calendar this Friday, the 27th of January at 7pm!
As 2022 draws to a close, I wanted to take the opportunity to reflect on the past exciting year and to acknowledge each step on our journey and thank so many of you who have made such a difference this year as Caterpillar Cross Stitch turned 7 years old! Keep reading to catch up on everything we did during 2022 and what you can expect from us as we enter 2023!
Want to learn how to give your cross stitch a truly special finish? In this weeks blog post, we will talk you through how to make your cross stitch unique by adding embellishments. There are so many different ways to really personalise your cross stitch out there, let's get into the most popular techniques!
This delightful Tropical Friends box comes with all of the great quality supplies needed to create the perfect jungle animal cross stitch project, along with a selection of 3 other themed treats for you to enjoy during this cosy time of year!
Are you interested in joining thousands of other creatives to stitch a beautiful travel / map-themed cross stitch project from January right through to June 2023? You're in the right place! The British Isles Adventure SAL could be the perfect new start for you to make friends, relax and be inspired.
This July of 2022 we planned, organised and hosted the first ever Cross Stitch Picnic at St Nicholas Park, Warwick. It turned out to be one of the hottest days of the year so we were there early to find plenty of shade under the huge trees.
Get ready for the excitement of Christmas at your fingertips! As the festive period approaches, thoughts are turned to making and owning unique and beautifully designed works of art that can be created and enjoyed over and over again.