All posts by Nadine

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.

4th July Card

Fourth July Celebration Card | Free Cross Stitch Chart

This week for our Freebie Friday we have something special for our American Friends. A Fourth of July cross stitch card. Independence Day, also referred to as the Fourth of July or July Fourth, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence 241 years ago on July 4th,…

10 Essentials For Poolside Crafting

Like many of you, I am currently waiting to go off on my holiday. I don’t like to just sit by the pool doing nothing, so I always bring a good book, but it got me wondering, what crafts can I bring with me? Here, I have my top 10 products and accessories that are…

jacob de graaf

Meet Jacob de Graaf of Modern Folk Embroidery

Jacob de Graaf is the creative force behind Modern Folk Embroidery. A few years ago Jacob struggled to find a design he wanted to stitch so decided to take the leap and design his own charts.  We are really excited to now be stocking  Modern Folk Embroidery charts at SewandSo. We caught up with Jacob…

Frosty Winter Christmas Cross Stitch Card Kit

Frosty Winter Cross Stitch Card 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 Frosty Winter Christmas Cross Stitch Card Kit from Riverdrift House.  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…

History of Redwork

The History of Redwork

The History of Redwork is an interesting one. It gets its name from the type of thread that is used. ‘Turkey Red’ is a special colourfast red floss that was developed in Turkey more than 200 years ago. Prior to this red was typically avoided because the colours either faded or ran making them an…

Top 10 Handmade Christmas Ornaments To Make This Christmas

Tis the season to make handmade Christmas ornaments. Adorn your home with your makes and gift them for your loved ones to enjoy. When it comes to Christmas, there are so many Christmas ornaments and decorations you can make regardless of your craft of choice. Here, we have chosen a selection of our favourites. 1…

Download Redwork Embroidery For Christmas

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