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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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5 Cool Alternative Cross Stitch Uses

5 Cool Alternative Cross Stitch Uses

September 01, 2021

Using over 2300 screws and 700 metres of yarn, Aheneah has created a beautiful piece of art with a significant message. She has created many outdoor murals to achieve her goal of bringing together many cultures and generations, which is definitely the joy of cross stitch!

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How to Frame Your Finished Cross Stitch Project

How to Frame Your Finished Cross Stitch Project

May 13, 2021

So, you’ve finished a beautiful cross stitch piece and can’t wait to proudly display it but the thought of framing it yourself may feel a little daunting! Here are two easy cross stitch framing techniques that will show off your work in all it’s glory.

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HOW TO FINISH CROSS STITCH ORNAMENTS, CUSHIONS AND WALL HANGINGS

HOW TO FINISH CROSS STITCH ORNAMENTS, CUSHIONS AND WALL HANGINGS

July 14, 2020

As we slowly start to emerge from the lockdown of the last few months it’s a great time to be finishing projects and starting something new. In my previous post about how to finish off cross stitch we talked about hoops, bookmarks and backing boards and in this post I want to show you how to finish cross stitch ornaments, bags and cushions.

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Free Cross Stitch Pattern for Mother's Day

Free Cross Stitch Pattern for Mother's Day

February 24, 2017

Get ready for Mother's Day this year (26th March 2017 in the UK) and stitch her this "Best Mum in the World" pattern!

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