Posts tagged sampler

Cross Stitch Wedding Cake

Cross Stitch Wedding Cake

As my alterego Pearl and Earl… I am a creator and curator of chic celebrations… but when this one landed in my inbox, my crafty half was simply mad for the Handmade Countryside Wedding of Elaine & Drew.  But in particular their cross stitch initial wedding cake, in delicious turquoise, red and white…  and the […]

Personalised Cross Stitch Chic Baby Sampler

Personalised Cross Stitch Chic Baby Sampler

After the final dash of finishing my book … I have at last been able to knuckle down into finishing off some of the new Jacqui P bits and bobs. Our kits are in the middle of a make over, and I cant wait to get back all my bits and bobs and share them […]

Christmas Crafts

Christmas Crafts

Christmas is a coming and at Granny Knits we are launching a new kit every day this week.. to help you get crafty this Christmas. First up is our Christmas Words Cross Stitch Kit  which we made up into a colourful wall hanging – which we think makes it a chic heirloom piece to treasure […]

Jacqueline Wilson’s Super Fan Party

Jacqueline Wilson’s Super Fan Party

Regular readers will know of my recent commission by Dame Jacqueline Wilson to create a crafty piece to coincide with the launch of her new book Sapphire Battersea. Jacqueline Wilson is a legend – and the most borrowed author in British Libraries, selling over 25 million books in the UK alone.  Most famous perhaps for […]

Free Jacqueline Wilson Sampler for Sapphire Battersea

Free Jacqueline Wilson Sampler for Sapphire Battersea

This week is the launch of the new book by Jacqueline Wilson – Sapphire Battersea. At the beginning of this year I was asked by Jacqueline and the team from Jacqueline Wilson Magazine (JW Mag) to design a sampler that Sapphire could have stitched over the course of her life. It has to be naive […]

Jacqueline Wilson Commission

Jacqueline Wilson Commission

Those of you who follow us on Twitter may be aware that we have been commissioned by Dame Jacqueline Wilson to create a crafty piece to coincide with the launch of her new book Sapphire Battersea. Jacqueline Wilson is a legend – and the most borrowed author in British Libraries, selling over 25 million books in […]

Royal Wedding Launch

Royal Wedding Launch

I am thrilled to share with everyone my Royal Wedding Sampler, which is going on the next Cover of Cross Stitcher Issue 238 (out 22nd March)The publishers have asked me to keep this under wraps since last year..  but I have persuaded them to let me give you a sneaky peak of my finished piece..  […]

Heritage Samplers

Heritage Samplers

 In the batch of goodies from the framers yesterday, I also got back this sampler stitched on vintage aida that my Mum made for me.  I love some of the classic cross stitch designs, mainly because in the current age of ‘disposables’, they have a sense of timeliness that seems to surpass any of the […]

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