Every issue is packed with the very best cross stitch designs, expert advice and in depth technical features, as well as product news, reader letters and stories, competitions and giveaways.
Meet some of our designers…
STITCHING HELP! • Don’t forget to send all your stitchy questions and design requests in to us!
Meet our guests • Get to know this month’s reader panel, and look out for their favourite projects throughout the issue
Furry Tales • Collect a chart from the adorable Furry Tales® family, designed by Lucie Heaton
Your EXCLUSIVE gift! • Start your stitching journey from the comfort of your home with this fashionable summer hoop design
Serving up summer • Reminisce on halcyon childhood days with a super sweet and sugary stitch that’s sure to raise a smile
Your letters • We love to see your stitches and keep up with your news, so send your photos, letters and tips today!
Pet of the month • We know you’re huge fans of pets, so have us design a cross stitch of a beloved animal!
Life’s a picnic • Spread sunshine this summer with a picturesque Polaroid featuring an idyllic Great British country landscape
Preserving pioneer crafts • Myriam Miller puts her 60 years of stitch experience to use as a volunteer in her community
Seas the day • For blissful bathtimes, upgrade bathroom accessories or add a personal touch to towels with our nautical ABC
Ask the experts • Our panel of professionals are here to help you with your cross stitch dilemmas – however large or small
Design round-up • We’ve hand-picked a selection of bright kits that focus on flamingos with their glorious pink feathers
Love from down under • Make your loved one’s day as you send them huge hugs with these delightful koala cards
Our Best Buys • All the hottest cross stitch must-haves for your shopping list, plus an exclusive offer to make your pennies go further…
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Modern vintage • HONOUR TRADITION WITH A FRESH LOOK AT SAMPLER STYLE
Feathering the nest • Introduce one of this year’s boho must-haves to your home with this stylish framed pampas stitch
Celebrate in style • Pepper the pup is ready to enjoy a special birthday with his colourful birdy buddy joining in on the fun
Under the sea • Dive beneath the waves and explore the world of this beautiful mermaid and her ocean friends
A mother’s love • Who needs a safari trip when you can stitch an adorable baby elephant in this serene scene
Online news • Explore a world of cross stitching without leaving the house – we’ve found the websites, communities and charts you’ll love!
ALL-NEW SPECIAL EDITION • A stylish and gorgeous selection of cross stitch patterns from your favourite modern designers! Don’t miss this 132-page collection of fantastic charts to keep your stitching fresh. Order today for FREE UK delivery direct to your door.
Enter to win! • Each month we have four fab giveaways for readers with loads of prizes up for grabs
It’s story time • Enter a world of imagination and encourage a little one to read with a colourful bookmark all of their own
Stockists • Buy your basic stitching stash and products we’ve featured
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Back issues • Complete your collection with back issues of your favourite stitchy mag
LEARN…CHAIN STITCH Faby’s masterclass • Discover new techniques every month with our resident stitching expert, Faby Reilly
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How to… • Beginner? Follow Fiona’s guide to instant stitching success!
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