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.

Beryl Cook Bubbly Cross Stitch

Artists’ Lives: Beryl Cook (now in Cross Stitch!)

Bothy Threads have licensed the paintings of Beryl Cook for their latest collection, and like the original artwork, the results are amusing, uplifting, passionate and joyful. Beryl Cook’s art is instantly recognisable and universally loved. As one of Britain’s most celebrated painters, her work depicted everyday social observations, in a style that has never been…

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Our Top 10 Bothy Threads Cross Stitch Kits to Stitch

Bothy Threads is one of our favourite cross stitch brands. Creating their own designs as well as licensing artists work their cross stitch kits are enjoyed by everyone who stitches them. Here are 10 of our favourite cross stitch kits from Bothy threads by some of their talented artists. Hannah Dale You have probably seen…

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Daffodil Cross Stitch | Freebie Friday

The daffodil in March is significant. Not only does it signify the beginning of spring it is all the symbol of St. David’s Day. Whether you are celebrating the Welsh holiday or have are glad winter is over, this cross stitch kit is sure to put a spring in your step. Stitch this pretty daffodil…

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Laurel Burch | A look at the Artist

You may not recognise her name, but you will know Laurel Burch’s art from handbags, mugs and earrings. Laurel’s story is so inspiring, overcoming so much in her life; becoming the much-loved artist of such vibrant paintings that exude happiness. Laurel’s work has been transformed into cross stitch kits by Mill Hill. Now you can enjoy…

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Hannah Sturrock’s Top Tips For Stitching into a Jute Bag

Our latest Craft Sanctuary, Stitch into Spring, has just been announced. Teaching on of the workshops is cross stitch pro Hannah Sturrock of Bobo Stitch. Hannah will be teaching guests to stitch DMC threads directly onto jute to create a unique little bag, perfect as a gift…or to keep for yourself. We caught up with…

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10 Wedding Samplers to treasure forever

I love a good wedding. But what I enjoy more than the big day itself, is making a pressie for the newlyweds. I like to make them something they can hold on to for years to come. Wedding Samplers are so popular and it is easy to see why. They can be personalised to the…

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Handmade Mother’s Day Card | Freebie Friday

Treat your Mum a special handmade Mother’s Day card this year. This card will put a smile on her face knowing you spent time making it with love. A box of chocolates and a domed Mum sticker makes this card perfect for Mother’s Day, but it could be also sent to other female family members…