FFFoF – Top Five Craft Magazine Subscriptions!

It's the Fifth Friday Festival of Fabulousness from Mr X Stitch!

Christmas is just around the corner and here at Mr X Stitch we like to give Santa a helping hand.  So, to help you shop for that friend who already has everything in their sewing box we have put together this list of our top 5 magazine subscriptions for the crafty-inclined!

In no particular order…

Crafty Magazine – Subscribe
Featuring a monthly column from our very own Mr X and Sarah P Corbett!! Crafty is a great magazine for someone who has their fingers in all the pies and likes to try ALL THE CRAFTS!

Crafty Magazine

Mollie Makes – Subscribe
Another create whole-rounder for all different types of crafting – both Crafty and Mollie Makes give you great crafting projects to try!

Mollie Makes
Embroidery MagazineSubscribe
Perfect for anyone who loves both traditional and contemporary embroidery and is brought to you by the embroidery experts – The Embroiderers’ Guild!

Embroidery Magazine

CrossStitcher – Subscribe
For cross stitchers of all calibre – novice or expert, any keen cross stitcher will enjoy this one!


A contemporary and beautiful magazine for those who prefer to read about what is happening in the world of makers, rather than being given projects!  Features textiles in art, interiors, fashion and travel!


There you have it – five fantastic magazines that will appeal to the stitchy fans in your household. When you take out your subscription, be sure to tell them that we recommended you – they’ll treat you extra nice! 🙂

Leigh Bowser is a BA (Hons) Textile Craft graduate and free hand machine embroiderer, specialising in portraiture of both pets and people! See her work at www.leighlalovesyou.com!