XStitch Magazine Issue 7 – The Love Issue!

XStitch Magazine celebrates its seventh issue by sharing the love of cross stitch with everyone! 14 contemporary cross stitch patterns around the theme of Love, created by some of the best designers in the business. Fancy a new and exclusive Emily Peacock design? How can you resist? Our ongoing mission…

Deviant Discoveries – Nayanavi

Something a bit different from me for this Deviant Discovery. A lovely bit of beadwork! I’m a bit of a space nerd deep down and a magpie for anything that is a bit sparkly so Nayanavi (aka bead boss Yana Vikulina)’s brooches have really hit the spot for me.     These…

Deviant Discoveries – Avaril

This month’s Deviant Discover is by the superb Sylwia aka Deviant Artist Avaril. Whilst delving into her work I noticed someone had referred to it as ‘needle painting’ and they are absolutely right! I’ve never heard this term before but clearly I’ve been hanging out under my cross stitch rock…