The Ultimate Christmas Cross Stitch Collection – out now

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Ho ho ho! We’ve come over all Christmassy here at CrossStitcher, as today The Ultimate Christmas Cross Stitch Collection goes on sale! Brought to you by Editor Abi Barker, it features 184 designs hand-picked for you from CrossStitcher and Cross Stitch Collection magazines. All of us stitchers know how manic this time of year is… cards, pressies,… Continue reading

Download your Rudolph Christmas card mounts

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Everyone loves Rudolph! So make our adorable cards from our November issue (out Friday 17 October) and send him to pals to wish them a very merry Christmas and a happy new year. You’ll find the charts in our November issue, which will be available to buy from Friday here. They’ve been designed by Durene… Continue reading

Weekend freebie!

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We’re starting a new regular Weekend Freebie post on our blog today! To celebrate the weekend, every Friday we’ll be bringing you a free chart from the web, for you to download, stitch up and enjoy. To kick off, we’ve got a bit of a gem. On DMC’s USA website, you can download 16 –… Continue reading

Mood board: typography

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We’re spelling out our love for typography this week, with our new mood board dedicated to all things abc. Whether you want to brighten your walls, create cute cake-time treats or sink into colour-block cushions, there’s all sorts of ways you can bring the typographic trend into your home. Here are a few of our… Continue reading

Save when you subscribe to CrossStitcher!

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Hate that feeling when you get to the shops and find your favourite craft magazine has sold out? That’s a whole month’s worth of stitching projects and inspiration you’re missing out on! Well, we have the solution – subscribe to CrossStitcher! We have an amazing deal saving you over £34* on the shop price, plus… Continue reading

Enjoy crafts galore at The Knitting & Stitching Show!

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It’s only a week to go until The Knitting & Stitching Show at London’s Alexandra Palace! Taking place on 8-12 October, it’s sure to be a must-visit for all craft fans, with stitching, dressmaking, patchwork, crochet and so much more to enjoy. As a special bonus, we have a code giving you money off your ticket –… Continue reading

Stitch the cutest Christmas decs with our October issue

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We think these woodland animal Christmas decorations are way off the cuteness scale! Love them too? Stitch and make them from your kit that comes with print editions of our October issue, out now! You’ll find charts for all five animals in your copy of the print magazine, while the kit contains enough fabric to… Continue reading

Mood board: autumn cosiness

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Brrr… autumn’s here, the nights are starting to get a bit chilly and we’re enjoying evenings on the sofa with our stitching and a good film. This week’s mood board is all about gorgeous style to turn your home into a cosy space for the coming months. Think cable knits, warm hues and plump cushions… Continue reading

Enjoy Christmas with Belle & Boo

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Enjoy this Christmas with Belle & Boo, an adorable little girl and her cute bunny friend. In our special October issue (number 284, out now) we bring you 22 pages of charts of these storybook favourites. Stitch them up and treasure forever. In each of the five nostalgic scenes, illustrated by Mandy Sutcliffe and beautifully… Continue reading

Cosy up for autumn with our bumper October issue

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Christmas may still be a few months off but we all know how fast this time goes, and how important it is to start your festive stitching early! So in this issue of CrossStitcher you’ll find the most gorgeous project ideas for gifts and homestyle. Plus, there are two gifts this issue – a kit… Continue reading