Watercolour is trending! This dreamy effect is big in everything from cushions to wallpaper. Here at Sew and So we’re so smitten with this trend that we want to show you how you can achieve it in needlework, with our top 10 watercolour cross stitch kits.
We have a huge range of floral cross stitch kits but we’ve selected these designs for the watercolour quality they convey, which is spot on the current trend. Which is your favourite? Let us know in the comments below.
1. Flower Watercolour Cross Stitch Kit
I love how the flower stems seem to drip down the canvas in this pretty wildflower study.
2. Pink Bliss Cross Stitch Kit
These blooming roses are truly dreamy and also overwhelmingly calming with their soft hues.
3. Fuchsia in Watercolour Cross Stitch Kit
These delicate fuchsias are so pretty. When I was little I used to call these “ballerina flowers” and play with them like little dolls.
4. Mallows Watercolour Cross Stitch Kit
From an original watercolour painting by Bee Morrison, these wildflowers in a vase make a delightful cross stitch picture.
5. Inflorences of Hydranger Cross Stitch Kit
This beautiful hortensia design is a real showstopper. That purple is just so vibrant!
6. Irises Cross Stitch Kit
Bee Morrison’s artwork has been exquisitely translated into cross stitch in this iris study.
7. Poppies Watercolour Cross Stitch Kit
Poppies for remembrance in this unforgettable design from Derwentwater.
8. Anemones de Caen Cross Stitch Kit
The simple beauty of this arrangement is utterly charming. You can almost smell them!
9. Hortensia Cross Stitch Kit
Who could fail to love the movement and energy in this pretty hydrangea arrangement?
10. Irises Cross Stitch Kit
This Dutch design captures the delicate beauty of the iris in full bloom.