Showtime – The Mr X Stitch Guide to Cross Stitch!

Yes indeed! I’m curating an exhibition! To coincide with the launch of my new book, I’ve assembled a fantastic selection of cross stitch to prove what a vibrant and versatile art form it can be. Contemporary artists like Severija Inčirauskaitė-Kriaunevičienė, Keith Clark, Aubrey Longley-Cook, Lord Libidan, Kate Blandford and Zoe…

Deviant Discoveries – Toreocookies

Hello all. I am back. Sorry I have been away for so long. I blame the constraints of life (and having a bust computer). For September’s installment of Deviant Discoveries I bring you a beautiful hand embroidered paj ntaub by Toreocookies. For those not in the loop, paj ntaub is a style…

Deviant Discoveries – The Gwyllion

Check out this super teeny but super awesome hand embroidered Up necklace by The Gwyllion. French knots are funny little things but oh boy they can really pack a punch. I love how they have been used as wee little colourful balloons in the piece. I always admire people that…