HOW TO GROW A CREATIVE BUSINESS

HOW TO GROW A CREATIVE BUSINESS

October 16, 2018

I drove many, many miles down to Syon Park to attend the 'Congregation of Inspiration.' As I exited the carpark and walked through the gates, the sight that greeted me was more than even I could have hoped for. The coloured boardwalk, inspirational signs up everywhere and THAT balloon arch of dreams.

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THE CHRISTMAS STITCH-A-LONG 2018 IS HERE!

THE CHRISTMAS STITCH-A-LONG 2018 IS HERE!

August 16, 2018

Christmas is by far my favourite time of year - although, doesn't everyone say that?! Fires, mulled wine, Michael Buble on repeat, pantos and the non-stop eating, its basically my idea of heaven. 

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CRAFTS FOR DEALING WITH ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION

CRAFTS FOR DEALING WITH ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION

August 13, 2018

Recently I was lucky enough to write a guest blog post over on Loretta's popular cross stitch site: Stitching The Night Away. Having run a cross stitch business for nearly 3 years, I regularly hear stitchers' stories and experiences of how cross stitch has not only helped them, but would go so far as to say its changed their lives. 

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TRAVEL WORLD MAP CROSS STITCH!

TRAVEL WORLD MAP CROSS STITCH!

July 03, 2018

When I was 21 I got the travelling bug. Bored at university and with long Summer holidays usually wasted at home, I decided to jet off with 15 strangers to Vancouver for 3 months. From there, my explorations continued with trips to Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore and a 6 month work placement in Sydney.

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TOP TIPS FOR STARTING CROSS STITCH!

TOP TIPS FOR STARTING CROSS STITCH!

March 06, 2018

I'm super excited to be featured in the April 2018 issue of Cross Stitcher magazine! I was lucky to be asked, as a life time stitcher, to offer up some top tips for cross stitchers old or new! 

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STITCH A GIFT THIS VALENTINE'S DAY!

STITCH A GIFT THIS VALENTINE'S DAY!

February 06, 2018

Valentine's Day is nearly here! Another excuse for over priced flowers and commercialism? Why not stitch something special for someone you love this year with our brand new Valentine's patterns - a gift with so much love and effort makes all the difference!

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2017 ROUND UP AND A BIG FAT THANK YOU

2017 ROUND UP AND A BIG FAT THANK YOU

December 21, 2017

As the end of 2017 draws near, I wanted to take a moment to look back on this past year and thank you all for your continued support whether you've bought a kit, PDF pattern, joined a stitch-a-long, or simply watched one of our YouTube videos.

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HOW TO JOIN A STITCH-ALONG

HOW TO JOIN A STITCH-ALONG

December 05, 2017

Following on from the success of the current Happiness is Homemade SAL and the Christmas SAL Dash Away, I have decided to launch a new 2018 SAL!

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CROSS STITCH TERMINOLOGY AND ACRONYMS EXPLAINED!

CROSS STITCH TERMINOLOGY AND ACRONYMS EXPLAINED!

October 24, 2017

You love to cross stitch and most of the time you know what other stitchers are talking about in those Facebook groups or in Flosstube videos. But there are still a few acronyms and weird terms used in the cross stitch world that go over your head. Well you’re not alone! Here’s my comprehensive list of 65 terms, to help you understand why on earth people are talking about frogs!

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