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Nadine

About Nadine

Nadine dabbles in a wide range crafts. If it's pretty and she wants to make it, she'll learn the technique to do so. She is also never without a cup of tea in her hands.

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Winter Wreath Cross Stitch Kit | Winning Wednesday

For this week’s Winning Wednesday we have a fantastic giveaway for you. We are giving you the chance to win the Winter Wreath Cross Stitch from PANNA. We offer up something new for our Winning Wednesday giveaway every week – with prizes ranging from DMC threads to stunning cross stitch kits. It’s really easy to enter –…

Craft Sanctuary | Genevieve Brading Guest Blog

We are so excited to have Genevieve from Floss & Mischief teaching out the Craft Sanctuary again. You all loved her before, so of course, we asked her to come back! Here, she tells us why she loved her time stitching with you all. I’d never been to a stitching retreat so didn’t quite know…

Tweet Tweet! Our Top Ten Cross Stitch Birds

Nothing makes me happier than listening to the birds as they sing along in the morning. If you enjoy their callings and you’re a bird lover too then these cross-stitch Birds are the ideal kits for you. Here are my favourite bird scenes on my wish list. 1 Searching Seagull This seagull is scouring its surroundings…

Peony Cross Stitch | Free Pattern

The Peony is a traditional symbol of wealth and prosperity in the Far East. Stitch this beautiful flower and turn it into a trinket box, mirror top or pincushion to admire daily. Originally, peonies were costly and confined to the possession of the elite, so were quickly associated with wealth. If you could afford a…

Celebrating Jane Austen Through Cross Stitch

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a lady should cross stitch. July marks 200 years since the death of Jane Austen and in celebration of her life and her outstanding contribution to the literary world, we are paying homage in the way we know best… Through cross stitch. Jane Austen was born in December…

Meet the Designer | Stephanie from Hawthorn Handmade

We have something really fun and exciting to share with you. Hawthorn Handmade embroidery kits are now in store. *Insert happy face here* If you have been to any of the major craft shows such as the Handmade Fair or watched Create and Craft TV you will have seen these designs. We caught up with…

Threads Giveaway | Winning Wednesday

For this week’s Winning Wednesday we have a fantastic giveaway for you. We are giving you the chance to win 20 skeins of DMC stranded cotton of your choice. We offer up something new for our Winning Wednesday giveaway every week – with prizes ranging from DMC threads to stunning cross stitch kits. It’s really easy…