Book Review – Tie and Dye

Introduction Tie and Dye by Lizzie King Published by Pavilion  Who is it aimed at?…

Book Review – The art of Moy Mackay

Introduction The Art of Moy Mackay by Moy Mackay Published by Search Press Fine Art? …

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…

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.