Sheena’s April pincushion


Don’t miss the latest issue of Cross Stitch Collection, out now. This issue features the next in Sheena’s stunning range of pincushions.

Monday Moodboard – Cities


This week has flown by, and this week is going to be brilliant. Why? Because we’ve got a brand-new Monday Moodboard just for you!

Becs’ Pick – Dolls house


Cross Stitch Collection’s Rebecca Bradshaw (aka Becs) picks one of her favourite projects from this issue. Today it’s Maria Diaz’s stunning dolls house.

Weekend Collection – spring flower


Spring is officially here! Why not stitch this gorgeous spring flower by Caroline Palmer in celebration? It’s the weekend after all, so time to settle down to some stitching.

Monday Moodboard – Matryoshka dolls

babushka moodboard

It’s a new week, which means it’s time to get those creative juices flowing with a new moodboard – Matryoshka dolls!

Weekend collection: Mother’s Day card


  There’s still time to stitch a Mother’s Day card this weekend! And this posy in a jug from Lesley Teare is full of the joys of spring!

What’s On: Fine Cell Work at Waddesdon Manor

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Stitchers! Get yourselves to Waddesdon Manor this April for a special exhibition featuring work from social enterprise Fine Cell Work and its stitchers.

Monday moodboard – feathers inspiration

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  It’s Monday, so here’s a moodboard to get your week off to an inspirational start – all about feathers!

Subscribe to Cross Stitch Collection!


Our new issue is out now, and you can subscribe to Cross Stitch Collection so you’ll never miss a single project again – plus it’ll be delivered direct to your door! A subscription to Cross Stitch Collection magazine means you get 13 issues a year delivered to your home or tablet, but there are also fantastic… Continue reading

Weekend Collection – your free chicken chart!

Chicken egg cosy by Lesley Teare

The ‘Easter kitchen’ linens in our April issue 247 have become firm favourites and we’re sure you’ll love Lesley Teare’s chicken design too. These egg cosies will go beautifully with your napkins and they’re a fab stitching challenge as well, with the egg cosies stitched over only one thread of the evenweave fabric. Just the thing for an elegant start to a… Continue reading