Tag: cross stitch

Trend Alert! Cross Stitch on Crochet

Why use one craft in a project, when you can use two crafts together? Cross stitch on crochet has been showing up more and more in our timeline recently and the results are outstanding. Adding a cross stitch motif to your crochet pattern can add that extra special detail, whether you stitch initials on a…

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…

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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Love Cross Stitch Chart

There are just a few days left until Valentine’s day. While many of you will have stitched up and created your Valentine’s day cards and gifts, we wanted to give you a little something that can be given all year round. No matter the day, spread the love with this Love Cross Stitch chart from…

12 Glistening Water Scenes You’ll Want To Stitch

There is something quite peaceful about being by the water. The sound of the waves breaking or the trickle of a stream. It’s the same feeling one gets from the therapeutic art of cross stitch. Combine stitching and water together and you end up with a stunning scenic picture. Below are our twelve favourite waterside scenes…

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10 Birth Samplers to Coo Over

Birth samplers are particularly exciting because they are being made for a new little baby. This could be a son, daughter, a niece or a nephew, Grandchild or even Great Grandchild and that is a real joy. We wanted to share some of our all-time favourite birth samplers with you. There are cards, baby feet…

Meet Jody Rice of Satsuma Street

We are really excited to have Satsuma Street printed charts now in store. To celebrate we caught up with Jody Rice, founder and designer of the company to find out all about her striking and instantly recognisable designs. Your designs are instantly recognisable, how did you come about that style and stick to it throughout…