12 Days of Christmas – day six!


It’s day six in our 12 Days of Christmas giveaway extravaganza and today we have 20 copies of Storyland Cross Stitch from What Delilah Did up for grabs! Full of stunning designs to stitch, from mini critters to crowns, stars and silhouettes, this book is packed with inspiration. There’s also heaps of project ideas, like… Continue reading

Enter January’s exciting competitions

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The new issue of Cross Stitch Collection is out now and our exciting competitions are now open! We’ve got loads of beautiful and handy gifts up for grabs in our January 244 issue. You could win one of seven gorgeous ‘Love’ kits from Nia Cross Stitch. Stitched in pretty shades of pink, this design has two versions –… Continue reading

Sheena’s fifth fabulous seasonal project


The new issue of Cross Stitch Collection is out now, and our January 244 issue features the fifth in Sheena Rogers’ exciting seasonal pincushion series. With a new gorgeous design every month, Sheena has created 12 stunning pincushions, each one representing that month’s birth flower and gemstone! January’s design is the perfect start to a new year. Featuring a beautiful… Continue reading

12 Days of Christmas – day five!


It’s day five of our exciting 12 Days of Christmas extravaganza! We’re really getting into the spirit of giving, so we have a brilliant competition for you enter today – you could win one of three £10 fabric vouchers from Willow Fabrics! Whether you’re building up your stash of essentials or buying something a bit… Continue reading

12 Days of Christmas – day four!


It’s day four in our amazing 12 Days of Christmas giveaway extravaganza! Your treat for today is cute robin charts designed by Angela Poole. Make them into cards and gift tags to send friends and family the very best of Christmas wishes. Download the charts, key and instructions for the project right here, then get stitching!… Continue reading

Monday Mood Board – Christmas cake bands


We’re sure that your Christmas cake is already a masterpiece. We know how you slaved in the kitchen to create exactly the right ratio of fruit to cake, how you nervously loitered by the oven for hours hoping for the perfect bake, and how many times you’ve lovingly unwrapped it to feed it with lashings of… Continue reading

12 Days of Christmas – day three!

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It’s day three of our amazing 12 Days of Christmas event! Today is your chance to get your hands on a copy to the ultimate guide to Christmas stitching. The brand new Ultimate Christmas Cross Stitch Collection is out now, and packed with the most beautiful Christmas projects for you to stitch. With fantastic designs to help… Continue reading

Join the Cross Stitch Collection Stitch Along!


Sharing is one of the best things about stitching – your finishes with loved ones, ideas with fellow stitchers, and disasters with dearest friends! One of the most fun ways to share is the SAL, or Stitch Along. Participants in a SAL are set a year long stitching challenge, and post updates on their progress every… Continue reading

12 Days of Christmas – day two!


It’s the second day in our exciting 12 Days of Christmas event! We’ve got a super exciting weekend of giveaways coming up! Up for grabs today is this gorgeous Embelliss Petit Blooms bracelet kit. A stunning mix of pretty cross stitch flower motifs in lilac and lively orange with glam beaded edging and navy ribbon,… Continue reading

Weekend Collection – your weekly free chart!


Ah, cake. Can you name a more powerful word in the English language? Combine that with Christmas and you’re sure to find people positively buzzing with glee. Throw cross stitch into the mix and there’s danger of stitchers becoming seriously overexcited! That’s certainly how we felt when we came across this fab Scandi-style cake band… Continue reading