3 GREAT WAYS TO FINISH OFF YOUR CROSS STITCH PROJECT

3 GREAT WAYS TO FINISH OFF YOUR CROSS STITCH PROJECT

June 05, 2020

If you’ve been working on cross stitch in a hoop then it’s easy to finish off the back with a neat piece of felt. You’ll need your finished cross stitch piece, the hoop you want to frame it in, a pencil, some scissors, a needle, cotton thread, embroidery thread and a piece of felt that’s at least as big as the hoop.

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POSITIVITY RULES STITCH-A-LONG 2020 - THE DETAILS!

POSITIVITY RULES STITCH-A-LONG 2020 - THE DETAILS!

April 19, 2020

The brand new Positivity Rules Stitch-a-Long starts in May 2020 and its perfect for beginners. Equally, if you're already a seasoned stitcher, I hope you're also going to find plenty in this pattern to entertain you!

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CROSS STITCH HASHTAGS FOR INSTAGRAM

CROSS STITCH HASHTAGS FOR INSTAGRAM

January 14, 2020

If you're not sharing your cross stitch WIPs (works in progress) over on Instagram, where have you been?! Insta is the place to be these days for craft lovers alike where you can find a huge selection of stitching inspiration, connections and beautiful work to drool over.

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CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - NOVEMBER 2019

CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - NOVEMBER 2019

December 03, 2019

My mom taught me how to cross stitch when I was 10 or so. I remember charting copies of cross stitch patterns zoomed in to the pixels on MS Paint to pass the time during the summer when I would be stuck in her office at work on a military base in Texas.

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MUST-HAVE BEGINNER CROSS STITCH SUPPLIES YOU CAN'T LIVE WITHOUT

MUST-HAVE BEGINNER CROSS STITCH SUPPLIES YOU CAN'T LIVE WITHOUT

October 29, 2019

It might not always be possible to find cross stitch supplies near you, but the good news is that all the must-haves are easily available online. We've put together a list of 6 must-haves if you’re just getting started with cross stitch, as well as the best places to find them.

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STITCHED TOGETHER - CROSS STITCH PROJECT 2020

STITCHED TOGETHER - CROSS STITCH PROJECT 2020

October 04, 2019

Whoever you are and wherever you live, I would love for you to send over a little cross stitched piece and I will personally stitch them all together into one giant wall hanging!

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STORK SCISSORS FOR CROSS STITCH - THE TRUE HISTORY

STORK SCISSORS FOR CROSS STITCH - THE TRUE HISTORY

August 09, 2019

Have you ever wondered why your embroidery scissors are shaped like storks? Sure, they're great quality, pretty and super cool but what's the story there? I too hadn't a clue so I decided to delve a little bit deeper and report back on my findings. Here goes!

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YOUR OWN CROSS STITCH PATTERN MAKER

YOUR OWN CROSS STITCH PATTERN MAKER

July 09, 2019

Cross stitch is both super-satisfying and quite addictive and if you’ve been doing it for a while, there naturally comes a point where you’ll start to think up your own patterns and designs.

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4 REASONS A MODERN CROSS STITCH KIT IS PERFECT FOR CRAFTY BEGINNERS

4 REASONS A MODERN CROSS STITCH KIT IS PERFECT FOR CRAFTY BEGINNERS

May 22, 2019

It’s no secret that knitting, sewing and embroidery have been some of the hottest design trends of recent years. Sweeping across Instagram in a swathe of colour and fancy stitchery, it’s been pure inspiration to see how new generations of crafters are re-imagining retro skills.

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