Category Archive: Cross Stitch

Artist seeks to launch crowdfunded cross stitch project

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Sheffield artist Sharon Mossbeck is raising funds through crowdfunding site Indiegogo. to launch a participatory cross stitch project with the title “The Thread of Life”. Inspired by the Fates of Greek mythology Sharon is will… Continue reading

The Ultimate Christmas Cross Stitch Collection

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The Christmas lights are hanging over in town ready for the big switch on coming soon, and it’s putting us in a festive mood. To tide us over until Christmas, Future Publishing has released a… Continue reading

DMC releases Christmas characters mini kits

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Hallowe’en has not quite passed us by yet, but it’s never too soon to start on your Christmas crafting. And a good way to start might be with one of these adorable mini kits released… Continue reading

Artist turns cat-calls into cross stitch

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All women have probably heard it at some point in their lives — you’re just walking down the street when a stranger feels the need to tell you how good (or bad) you… Continue reading

IPC Media to Launch Three New UK Craft Magazines

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British magazine publisher IPC Media will be throwing their hand crafted hats into the ring with three upcoming craft magazines titled Craft, Knitting & Crochet and Classics. IPC Media handicraft content is currently… Continue reading

Shaun the Sheep arts and crafts available to international buyers this October

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Repco Asia, the arm of the Repco Group focusing on the manufacture and sourcing  of officially licensed toys, will be showcasing a new line of Shaun the Sheep arts and crafts toys to… Continue reading

DMC to add 16 new colours to their cotton embroidery floss

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DMC has been listening to some of your favourite designers and will be adding 16 new colours to their 117 cotton embroidery floss. The new colours are split into two sets, with eight… Continue reading

The Knitted Garden to appear at Creative Stitches & Hobbycrafts

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Those who have always wanted to combine gardening and knitting are in luck — the UK Hand Knitting Association will be displaying “The Knitted Garden” at the Creative Stitches & Hobbycrafts exhibition in EventCity, Manchester.… Continue reading

Saudi businesswomen craft their way to success at Bisat Al-Reeh

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This year’s popular Saudi Arabian Bisat al-Reeh festival, a.k.a. “Magic Carpet” festival, has seen the attendance of numerous businesswomen, including female Saudi crafters. One such crafter, Seba Nazir, told Arab News that she and… Continue reading

Joan Elliott’s 1920’s lady to be published in Cross Stitch Collection

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Joan Elliot’s latest lady, titled 1920’s Lady is to appear in issue 225 of Cross Stitch Collection. It has been stitched on 28 count ‘colourful clouds’ Jobelan from Polstitches and is accented with Mill… Continue reading