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Life: Summer Holiday Juggling

Life: Summer Holiday Juggling

Every working mum will I am sure relate to the juggling involved in the long Summer Holidays when the kids are off school … and trying to fit it in with work and keeping the money coming in!  This Summer our kids term ended on the 6th July and we had 2 months to fill […]

Changing Over.. New things to come

Changing Over.. New things to come

In the last few weeks there simply hasn’t been enough hours in the day.  I feel so lucky that my designs have been so well received by customers around the globe! But changing our branding from Granny Knits to Jacqui P … finishing the book, starting the next one, and reartworking all our kits has […]

Book Translation News

Book Translation News

Well lordy me… SUPERSIZE STITCHES is out in the UK and US on 10th October this year and whilst promoting at the London Book Fair last month, my publishers have also secured translations into 4 other languages – Finnish, French, German and Swedish (plus a couple as yet unconfirmed)… so Bienvenue, Willkommen … and ..?  […]

5 Coolest Cross Stitchers

5 Coolest Cross Stitchers

Well get me … thanks to Jen Fox-Proverbs and I-Village, I feel super priviledged to have been picked as one of the top 5 of the coolest cross stitchers. Won’t let it go to my head folks – promise x  

Supersize Stitches Book Cover Taster

Supersize Stitches Book Cover Taster

Tada!  I am beyond excited to unveil the first release of my book cover / projects from Supersize Stitches.  There are more than 30 projects to complete – all in cross stitch and most of them in wool in 7 and 5 count canvas.  So if you are a fan of bold, bright and quick […]

From Granny Knits to Jacqui P… a change

From Granny Knits to Jacqui P… a change

I first launched Granny Knits in 2003 with a collection of knitwear in Selfridges, which I had designed and hand knitted.  It had a nostalgic old school feel – and clashing coloured accessories garnished with vintage brooches.  It was the start of my own designs – away from the large fashion corporations that I had […]

New Book News

New Book News

An exciting day for me … as my new book SUPERSIZE STITCHES went online on Amazon, ready for pre order.  First up is the American Edition, published by Northlight Press and due out on the 10th October this year. The Americans have changed the title slightly to SUPERSIZE CROSS STITCH .. but the contents are […]

Supersize Stitches Book – Shoot Part 2

Supersize Stitches Book – Shoot Part 2

Yesterday was the second shoot of my book SUPERSIZE STITCHES which is due out in September this year…  it was rather fabulous to have a jaunt out of the office, and watch a team of lovely talented people making my stitched creations look fab. The photographer RUSSELL SADUR made it all look so easy – […]

Free Sapphire Battersea Sampler by Jacqui P

Free Sapphire Battersea Sampler by Jacqui P

Designed by Jacqui for Jacqueline Wilson (read about it here)..  We have made it super easy for you to download your free Sapphire Battersea sampler..  simply JUST CLICK HERE >>> FREE SAPPHIRE BATTERSEA SAMPLER to view and download your pdf pattern… available for a limited time only! You can find instructions on how to stitch […]

Craft Book Frenzy

Craft Book Frenzy

I am lucky enough to be sent review copies of craft books by lovely publishers.. who like to get my crafty chatter feedback.. September is obviously craft month as I have been sent a total of 5 already this week.  Reviewing and taking notes in the sunshine today – ready to share with you later […]

Hello and Welcome to Crafty Chatter, the craft loving blog of designer Jacqui Pearce, founder of JACQUIP.COM home of modern crafts and stitching.  If you are a modern craft lover (particularly a fan of my supersize cross stitch) you may want to invest in monthly crafting joy by signing  up to the CRAFTERATTI.  We hope you enjoy our updates, tips, tricks and DIY's and if you have any burning crafty questions, just click on the HELP button at the bottom.
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