Hand Embroidery

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

Completed Contemporary Spring Band Sampler
What’s Your Beautiful Band Sampler Style?

Hello, Hello, Hello again all my spectacular cross stitchers! We are continuing on this month…

Craft Rocks: My mind bending bag!

If you follow me on Instagram (@joburgess74) you’ll know I love blackwork stitching, and I…

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?!…