Start Cross Stitch with the Waste Knot Technique

The Waste Knot Technique – The Most Versatile Way To Start Cross Stitch

As part of a series of YouTube videos on how to cross stitch on the Mr…

Book Review – Contemporary Appliqué

  Introduction Contemporary Appliqué by Julia Triston and Rachel Lombard Published by Batsford with a lovely…

What better way to display bunting than on a Mini!

Craft Rocks – The Funky Festival Fun Pack – Part One!

I love live music. In the last few months I’ve been lucky enough to see…

Bee sculpture detail, by Hannah Mansfield

The Funk Files: Meet Hannah Mansfield

Every year, Hand & Lock organizes a competition for the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to…

XStitch Magazine Issue 4

XStitch Magazine Issue 4 – Green

Make your friends green with envy by getting a copy of XStitch Issue 4! Our…