CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - AUGUST 2019

CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - AUGUST 2019

September 01, 2019

Aly says: I'm a bit of a contradiction. I love heavy metal music, gothic clothes and ride a high power motorbike (a Triumph Speed Triple for those in the know!)

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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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CHRISTMAS 2019 STITCH-A-LONG DECK THE HALLS!

CHRISTMAS 2019 STITCH-A-LONG DECK THE HALLS!

August 06, 2019

If you're interested in cross stitch and love Christmas, this is the cross stitch kit for you! Christmas is by far my favourite time of year, putting up the tree, baking the cake and buying gifts for your favourite people.

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CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - JULY 2019

CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - JULY 2019

August 01, 2019

Tony says: Hello everyone, my name is Tony Chester from Wilmslow, Cheshire, and I am a 52 year old man who loves to stitch. I've not been stitching long, for about 12 years, I've always been crafty with my hands, and liked to make things, so I had a go at stitching and now I'm hooked.

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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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A BABY CROSS STITCH KIT TO PERSONALISE YOUR MODERN, HANDMADE NURSERY

A BABY CROSS STITCH KIT TO PERSONALISE YOUR MODERN, HANDMADE NURSERY

July 02, 2019

When you’re expecting a new arrival, you naturally want to make the space they’ll call home as beautiful, welcoming and personal as possible.

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CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - JUNE 2019

CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - JUNE 2019

July 01, 2019

Jennifer says: I started stitching in the 1980s at approximately 10 years of age. My grandmother and my dad were stitchers back then and I learned from them. My dad made macrame in the 70s, cross stitch in the 80s and has been making stained glass ever since!

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CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - MAY 2019

CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - MAY 2019

June 01, 2019

Cindi says: Hi, I'm 43 and a mom of 5 kids; 4 girls and a boy. I'm a fairly busy mom as you can imagine, two of my children are on the spectrum as well. So, between that and working as a cook at my youngest children's school, I'm pretty busy!

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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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