Cross Stitch

If you enjoy cross stitch, you’ve come to the right place! In addition to having the biggest range of cross stitch kits, charts and books in the UK, we also have lots of free tips, techniques, ideas and ebooks to help you on your way. With downloadable cross stitch patterns and the top trending cross stitch kits – we have everything covered for the avid cross stitcher and needlecrafter.

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For The Love Of Pets | Monday Love List

Pets become members of the family and best friends to many. Whether you have a horse or dog, we often can’t image our lives without them. To honour our love of pets and National Pet Month, we have 10 of our favourite cross stitch pets to stitch. 1 . Horse The bond between a horse…

Mindful cross stitch

Mindfulness Monday Love List

The 1st April marks the start of National Stress Awareness Month. Relaxing activities such as cross stitch can help reduce stress and improve well-being. To kick off this month of awareness we wanted to share our favourite mindful cross stitch kits, (and a few embroidery kits) that will not only bring some zen while stitching, but also…

Bunny Bookmark

Bunny Bookmark | Free Cross Stitch Chart

Easter is fast approaching. Instead of chocolate eggs, give this adorable bunny bookmark as an alternative Easter gift. This cute cross stitch design is mounted onto a rectangle of pale green card to produce a pretty bookmark. You Will Need White 14-count Aida Lilac, white, pink, blue, aqua, yellow, orange and fuschia stranded cotton (floss): DMC colours:…


Death by Cross Stitch | Julia Line Guest Blog

The Death by Cross Stitch chart is taking the cross stitch world by storm. Released in June 2016 to mark the 20th anniversary of Long Dog Samplers it was an instant hit. The creative talent behind Death by Cross Stitch is Julia Line. We asked her to write a guest blog for us to explain how…

Celtic Knot SG

Celtic Knot Cross Stitch | Free Chart

St Patrick’s Day is a huge celebration in Ireland and for Irish folk across the globe. Mark the day with a bold Celtic knot and stitch it while enjoying half a Guinness and a beef stew! You will need: Cream 14-count Aida, 4 1/2 x 4 1/2in (11 x 11cm) Green double-fold card with a…

Baby HugsSG

10 Cross Stitch Kits to Gift For Mother’s Day

Stitchy gifts are perfect for Mother’s Day. If your Mum loves to cross stitch, giving her a gift she will enjoy and be able to work on for the next year is perfect. As it’s Mother’s Day we thought it would be nice to show some of our favourite Mum and baby cross stitch kits. Plus…