Display Your Cross Stitch Designs on Tote Bags! Have you ever finished cross stitching a beautiful piece and wondered, “what now?” If you’re like me, you love cross stitching, but you run out of places to display your work. Well, here is one suggestion for you. Don’t just display it, make a tote bag and […]
I love just about any craft, needlework or sewing, but cross stitch is truly one of my favorites. I started cross stitching when I was about 12 years old. I loved it then, and I still love it now, but admittedly, the projects are a lot more advanced now than they were when I was a child.
I always have at least one cross stitch project in the works. I usually have one that I work on at home and on that I carry with me when I travel.
Cross Stitch is one of the easiest ways to make beautiful artwork. It requires very little practice to create heirloom quality pictures that can be framed, made into pillows, bookmarks or any number of other sewing projects. There are kits to cross stitch hand towels, pillow cases, Christmas tree ornaments, Christmas stockings, baby bibs, baby […]
We all celebrate love everyday of our lives. Loving and being loved is truly one of the greatest gifts anyone can experience. Sharing love with someone is magnificent and should be celebrated. Whether you are getting married, attending a wedding, celebrating Valentine’s Day or an anniversary, these cross stitch kits would be a perfect gift […]
Cross stitch gift bags are a beautiful way to “wrap” a gift and give a keepsake at the same time. Most of the cross stitch gift bag kits include Aida cloth, but you are required to actually make the bag itself after you have completed the needlework. That comes as a real surprise to many […]
Religious Beaded Cross Stitch Kits One of my personal favorite ways to make unique and original cross stitch pictures and crafts, is to simply add beads for emphasis and detail. I have been amazed at how a design can take on a whole new life. It can easily have a different point of interest by […]
This article includes some of my favorite Halloween Beaded Cross Stitch Kits, plus a tutorial on how to add beads to a prepackaged cross stitch picture kit that does not already include beads. I love embellishing my needlework. It is such an awesome way to add detail and emphasis to a piece to make it […]
Why not bring a little Halloween into your cross stitch world? Black cats, owls, pumpkins and bats are fabulous year round, but they take on an especially awesome appeal for Halloween. In addition, we can add witches, skulls and haunted houses to our cross stitch designs for Halloween. A Halloween cross stitch picture would be […]
My Favorite Cross Stitch Books My all time favorite cross stitch pattern books are the Cross Stitch Christmas collection from Better Homes and Gardens. There are so many fabulous patterns in these books, that it is often really hard to decide which one to make first. Each book offers a wide variety of designs with […]
Christmas Beaded Cross Stitch Kits are great as gifts or for you to create amazing decor for your own home with the Christmas themes. You can make tags, ornaments, jewelry (necklace pendants and brooches), as well as household items with the holiday themes which include pillow cases, table clothes, gift bags to decorate items around […]
Handmade Cross Stitch Ornaments make amazing decorations. You can make stunning Cross Stitch Ornaments with these Kits for your own home and to give as gifts! Or, give the cross stitch ornament kits as a gift for your family and friends who love to cross stitch. Plan your holiday cross stitch projects well in advance […]