Peppermint Twist Chevron Ornament

Peppermint Twist Free Cross Stitch Ornament Pattern

A fun and easy holiday ornament design for all stitching skill levels :) Download the free cross stitch pattern here as a PDF or add it to your account at Craftsy, whichever you prefer. Pattern size is 63 x 63 stitches. … [Continue reading]

Getting to Know Featured Stitcher Kat B.

You'll find Kat around the web on these links: Facebook - @noxfelisdesigns Instagram - @noxfelisdesigns Etsy - noxfelisdesigns … [Continue reading]

Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom by Cory Doctorow

Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom by Cory Doctorow

Things have been stressful and painful lately. My wrist and joints have been horrible, which has meant no stitching has been happening. I'm always reading something, but I really needed something fun and different. I was standing there looking at … [Continue reading]

Feeling Knotty Cross Stitch Pattern

Feeling Knotty knotwork cross stitch pattern preview

Available on Craftsy and Etsy Pattern size is 140 x 140 with all whole stitches. While the pattern was designed with dark fabrics in mind, it can be stitched on any color fabric that you prefer. Use any color combinations you like best and … [Continue reading]

DMC Thread Matches for Unavailable Colours in the UK/Europe

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Currently DMC thread colours 3880-3895 are not available to buy from Authorized DMC UK/Europe retailers. They are only for sale outside the EU and not allowed to be imported and sold. Kate from Lakeside Needlecraft has gone through the 465 current … [Continue reading]

Getting to Know Featured Stitcher Lisa P.

Featured Stitcher Lisa P

Let's get into the stitching questions and have some fun getting to know Lisa, her projects, and her crafty stash... … [Continue reading]

Star Wars Cross Stitch Pattern Round Up

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Star Wars: Cross Stitch Kit: 12 Iconic Patterns from a Galaxy Far, Far Away by Rhys Turton and John Lohman - Available on Amazon … [Continue reading]

April Stitching and Stash Acquisition

A quick look at everything I worked on in April.... I actually didn't Instagram or do progress pics on anything all month, so I just grabbed what was out and took photos just now while I was writing this. I was in such a rhythm at the beginning of … [Continue reading]

March Stitching and Stash Acquisition

So after some really nice progress in January and February, March was kind of a dud. I did very little stitching and I didn't even get the newsletter out here during the month. The only thing I stitched on was the Rainbow SAL and I didn't even finish … [Continue reading]

February Stitching and Stash Acquisition

A quick look at everything I stitched on in February... … [Continue reading]

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