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Today the latest issue of Cross Stitcher arrived .. and it certainly is a colourful affair.  Attached is a supersize project by Emily Peacock which will surely tempt a lot of people to stitch..  even if the whole piece could take you 300 hours (!) you can pick and mix your cross stitch and make […]
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In Cross Stitcher this month – my column is was entitled WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE, as not content with owls and cute folksy fowls, designers are looking to the Jungle Greats for their latest inspirations WHO I love Markus Lupfers animal sequinned jumpers this season, whilst Stella Macartney has also added a bit of roar […]
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Cross Stitcher issue 253 is out this week.. and my column this month is all about SUPERSIZE TREATS… (with a little nod to my new SUPERSIZE STITCHING BOOK) There is something quintessentially British about a cup of tea and a biscuit.  I have a lot of love for nostalgic munchies.. and it appears that lots […]
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Oh my gosh…  I could hardly bear the excitement when the team at Cross Stitcher Magazine sent me this picture, hot from the photo shoot of the JULY project I have designed for the cover.  As you know, I write a regular column for the mag.. and for the Summer cover we were working with […]
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6 Bright Butterflies – No 1 In November we launched a LOT of new designs on Granny Knits ready for the Christmas season… and the response was fantastic.  Thank you! The Bright Butterflies have been particularly popular – and the jewel colours and organic shapes have been a bit of hit and one of my […]
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