CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - DECEMBER 2019

CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - DECEMBER 2019

January 08, 2020

The funny thing is that I started cross stitch classes when I was a teenager and I hated it. That was until last year when my mother-in-law taught me again in a simple and neat way, without knots!

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CROSS STITCHING INTO 2020 | THANK YOU!

CROSS STITCHING INTO 2020 | THANK YOU!

January 02, 2020

As we start our fresh new year, I wanted to take a moment to look back on 2019 and thank you all for your continued support.

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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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2020 FLORAL STITCH-A-LONG 'BLOOM & GROW' IS HERE!

2020 FLORAL STITCH-A-LONG 'BLOOM & GROW' IS HERE!

November 26, 2019

If you're interested in cross stitch and love flowers and gardening, this is the stitch-a-long you've been waiting for! We actually carried out a (totally non-official) survey earlier in the year and found that along side reading, gardening was one of the cross stitching community's favourite hobbies!

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FESTIVE CROSS STITCH GIFT IDEAS FOR A CATERPILLAR CHRISTMAS

FESTIVE CROSS STITCH GIFT IDEAS FOR A CATERPILLAR CHRISTMAS

November 21, 2019

When it comes to Christmas, are you a meticulous planner who has everything sorted before the shops bring out the mince pies? Or do you leave everything to the last minute, vowing this is the last year you’ll resort to socks?

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CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - OCTOBER 2019

CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - OCTOBER 2019

November 01, 2019

After graduating and starting my career as a pharmacist, I jumped back into stitching. The piece that has inspired me the most since then is Farewell To Anger by Leonid Afremov. After a falling out with my immediate family, this piece represents my husband and I walking away into the sunset together.

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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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FROM SMARTPHONE TO STITCHING: WHY CATERPILLAR CROSS STITCH IS GREAT FOR KIDS

FROM SMARTPHONE TO STITCHING: WHY CATERPILLAR CROSS STITCH IS GREAT FOR KIDS

October 10, 2019

There can hardly be a parent around who hasn’t struggled with the challenge of kids and tech. Screens can be addictive and encourage children to be passive but small craft projects can be a great way to re-engage and work together.

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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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