• Easter may be a couple of months away but cross-stitching takes a bit longer so now is the perfect time to get to pattern selection and shopping. In this article, you will find 5 Easter cross-stitch patterns that I personally found to be original that you may also be interested in. If you decide to […]

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  • About 20 years ago, J.K. Rowling published her first book in the Harry Potter series starting a worldwide phenomenon. Adults and children alike have been obsessed with the young wizard and his friends’ stories and their fight against You-Know-Who. We’ve shared their ups and downs, heartbreaks and griefs and some of us (okay, maybe just […]

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  • Are you tired of sticking to the traditional cross-stitch patterns and finishings? Here’s a new challenge you can take on: 3D Cross Stitching! Don’t be alarmed: 3D Cross Stitching is not an entirely new technique: you’re already doing it when you turn any piece into a cube or a card. However, some people are taking […]

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  • We all love free cross-stitch patterns don’t we? I remember spending hours sometimes online looking for that perfect pattern to download and create. I’m assuming so do you since you are reading this right now. To make your life easier, I compiled a list of websites that offer beautiful free patterns you can download and […]

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  • Ever wanted to create your own cross-stitch pattern? There are several tools online that will help you do so. Whether it’s converting a photo to a chart or just creating and designing your own, here is a list of useful websites.   My Photo Stitch: Photo to Cross-Stitch Pattern The¬†My Photo Stitch¬†pattern creator allows you […]

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