Get creative with CrossStitcher’s September issue, out now!

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Grab a cuppa, bag the sofa and settle down to stitch bang-on-trend designs – CrossStitcher’s September issue has them covered, from tropical homestyle to chic accessories. First up, our heart’s a-flutter for our over-sized butterfly cover star in glam vintage florals. Place in your bedroom for instant boudoir luxe. After that, we’re off to the… Continue reading

Makeover your wardrobe with inspiration from Hoop-La!

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Thinking of chucking away that plain, old shirt you’ve found at the back of your wardrobe? Instead, why not transform it into something so on trend you’ll want to wear it every day, with this cute posy embroidery from talented designer Clare Youngs. The project’s in issue 2 of Hoop-La! magazine (on sale here and in newsagents… Continue reading

Great savings in our Summer Sale!

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Couldn’t be without the monthly dose of stitching inspiration and gorgeous designs you get from your favourite craft magazine? Of course you couldn’t! If you love to make, we bring you the very best ideas and on-trend designs to get you crafting. So why not take out a subscription to CrossStitcher? Right now, you can… Continue reading

Save in our Summer Sale!

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Here’s some of our favourite projects from our summer 2014 issues – we love the pretty colours and garden themes! Love them too but forgot to pick up the issues from the shops? All stitchers know how frustrating it is to find a gorgeous design, only to realise the magazine is no longer on sale…. Continue reading

Mood board: butterfly effect

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Stunning, iridescent hues and iconic shapes make butterflies a popular subject among stitchers – and fabulous motifs for bringing a splash of colour to your home. And right now, they’re bang on trend, with the winged beauties decorating everything from tableware to clothes. We’ve picked out a few of our favourite interiors pieces to buy… Continue reading

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

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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

Save in our Summer Sale!

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After some great inspiration for your summer stitching? Or want to subscribe to CrossStitcher to ensure you never miss a copy of your favourite craft magazine? Well, there’s never been a better time to order back issues, specials and subscriptions from our official online shop, as right now our Summer Sale is on, meaning you… Continue reading

Savvy Stitcher: canvaswork – have fun with texture!

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This issue (Summer, number 281), our Savvy Stitcher is all about canvaswork. This is great fun, creates all sorts of textures and while you still have the comfort of working to a grid you can look like you’re being more creative! In the Savvy Stitcher, we guide you through three simple stitches and tap into… Continue reading

Mood board: beautiful birds

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All things avian are still flying high in the trends – and bird motifs are looking as super-cool as ever. Doesn’t matter what species it is, if it’s a gorgeous design we’re sure to love it. We can’t get enough of stitching our feathered friends, and admit to snapping up a few birdie buys in… Continue reading

Celebrate home life with CrossStitcher’s Summer issue

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Exciting times! Our Summer issue (number 281) is out now! This month, we’re celebrating everything that means “home” to us. Our cover project is a gorgeous family tree you can personalise with your own family members’ initials! Designed by Felicity Hall, it’ll look perfect in your sitting or dining room. Next up, we’ve got a… Continue reading