Enjoy summer with CrossStitcher’s August issue, out now!


August is a month to relax, take stock and enjoy a little laziness. So in our August issue (number 282, out now!) we’re celebrating just that, with dreamy summery projects for you to stitch while sitting in the sun (with lots of SPF on, of course!). Our cover star is a sleeping cat curled up… Continue reading

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Ever wish you had just one less thing to remember every month? Or wish you could spend less time rushing around from place to place? Well, take out a subscription to CrossStitcher and both wishes will come true! Each issue will be automatically delivered direct to your home (for no extra charge!) so you won’t… Continue reading

Make fresh summer style with CrossStitcher’s July issue – out now


Summer’s well and truly arrived, and here at CrossStitcher we’ve been enjoying long days outdoors – in between putting together our super-duper July issue of course! Our cover star this month is a retro ice cream van cushion in raspberry and pistachio tones. It’s got us remembering childhood holidays camping by the sea…so much fun!… Continue reading

BRAND NEW: Made in Felt magazine!


Made in Felt magazine - front cover summer 2013What’s this bundle of cuteness? It’s Made in Felt, a brand-new and beautifully stylish magazine devoted to the world of felt crafts. Adorable!

Packed with 33 fantastic projects for stitching, gluing and needle-felting, you’ll find patterns to make everything from soft toys to stylish home accessories.

You’ll also find tips and ideas for using felt with other crafts such as cross stitch, crochet and cardmaking.

In-between making these gorgeous projects, read our interviews with leading felt crafters who are making toys and decorations with the wow-factor.

Made in Felt is on sale now at most newsagents or on Apple Newsstand.

Head over to http://issuu.com/futurepublishing/docs/madeinfelt for a sneaky peek insde…

BRAND NEW Love Quilting and Patchwork – on sale today!


Love Quilting and Patchwork issue one - coverLove Quilting & Patchwork is a brand new magazine that shares your passion for fabric and brings you everything you need to indulge in it!

Brought to you by patchwork-expert Jenny Fox-Proverbs (the Editor behind CrossStitcher) it’s packed 100 pages with gorgeous step-by-step projects for you to make, features that take you behind the scenes and heaps of fabric related products for you to swoon over. Prepare to be inspired…

Get hooked on handmade with new launch – Simply Crochet


Simply Crochet issue one

Simply Crochet is our new sister title and today, it’s officially launced. Hip hip horray! We’re so excited to be able to share this sampler preview with you. Isn’t she beautiful?

Celebrating all things hook and yarn, Simply Crochet is packed full of lovely projects, gorgeous photos and helpful advice. Whether you’re a bit of a pro or a complete beginner, there’s heaps of ideas and over 20 patterns per issue that are guaranteed to get you hooked on handmade…

Fall in love with cross stitch! CrossStitcher 249 on sale today


CrossStitcher issue 249 cover and giftWith Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we’ve completely succumbed to our romantic side.

Inspired by our love of bold patterns and iconic papercut art, we’ve fallen head over heels for with Felicity Hall’s Love cushion. That’s not all, we’ve also gone all glamorous with a stunning golden dragonfly silhouette, designed exclusively for us by Liberty-stocked designer What Delilah Did. Even Emily Peacock’s funky leopard print heart sachet has got us in the mood for love!

Your FREE gift this month contains everything you need to make an utterly adorable little-and-large Koala bear card – with fun googly eyes. Officially too cute for words.

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Start the new year with a bang! CrossStitcher 248, on sale today


CrossStitcher issue 248 - cover and giftAre you ready for a fresh start?  Clear away your tinsel and brighten up your walls with Felicity Hall’s stunning butterfly banner (our cover star this month) - what a beauty.

Perhaps your looking to get more organised? Get a head start with our iconic typewriter desk set. It’s retro style and contemporary duck egg pallette will certainly add a trendy edge to your desk area.

Plus, don’t miss our Vintage Style chart booklet, your free gift. Handpicked by the team, this handy booket is jam-packed with over 20 pretty vintage designs.

Felicity Hall - butterfly banner