Hand Embroidery

Hand Embroidery encompasses so many types of needlework formats, producing beautiful art through the craft of using needle and thread.

Size Does Matter – Picking The Right Cross Stitch Threads

Needleworkers have been cross stitching for centuries. While the simple “X” stitch hasn’t changed, what…

Hand & lock detail, Lisa Carroll
The Funk Files – Meet Lisa Carroll

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

Bustle & Sew - Rosie's Houseplants Kit
Too Cute Tuesday – Bustle and Sew

Check out Bustle and Sew for their awesome range of kits….gotta love a Zebra right?!…

Book Review – Stitchscapes

Ailish Henderson reviews Stitchscapes by Jan Beaney and Jean Littlejohn and recommends it as a great source of inspiration and appreciation of landscapes that you’ll want to stitch.

Marg Dier Hand Embroidered Flowers
NSFW Saturday – Two Hands Embroidery

Hi everybody! It’s another Not Safe For Work Saturday where we bring you the sassier…