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Craft Rocks: Tag your tea bag

I don’t know about you but it’s always time for that classic drink of comfort…

Looking for cross stitch tips? Mr X Stitch has you covered
Improving Your Stitch: 7 Kickass Cross Stitch Tips

In homage to our favourite Kingpin, and because it’s one of the “easy beginner” techniques,…

DMC 1000 Patterns Project
DMC’s 1000 Patterns Project

The fine folks at DMC have been working on a project that has created a…

SASHIKO – How Far Can You Go?

Happy Sunday to you! Today our topic is a technique called 刺し子 Sashiko (pronounced: sa-sh-ko).…

The Long and the Short of it

  ロングアンドショートステッチ <<< That’s Katakana. It’s one of three Japanese alphabets and used for words…