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Sneaky Peek of A Crafty Supersize Commission

Here is a little sneaky peek of one of my latest commissions which is out next week.. Follow our facebook page for the next update

Jubilee Queen Silhouette Stamp Stitching

Over the next couple of weeks I will be launching lots of new kits and patterns (which are the result of a summer being poorly but creative!) I have been into silhouettes of late .. and also have been asked to create some designs for the Jubilee next year and have been feeling quite patriotic […]
September 28, 2011 by pearlandearl

Christmas Crochet

More cute hats and crochet .. this time with a Christmassy feel ..you can hook up your own with this PDF pattern by JTeasycrochet on Etsy… I may just leave one for Santa …
September 06, 2011 by pearlandearl

Granny Square Stitching

Really excited today to share with you one of my latest projects I have been squirreled away working on.  It is my Granny Square Stitching… Regular readers amongst you will know of my love of crochet – and I have stitched up quite a few little blankets in my time – hooking up mini squares […]
August 26, 2011 by pearlandearl

Cath Kidston Cross Stitcher Freebie

Whilst my design is on the cover of this months CrossStitcher 243 – the team have landed a super coup with a free Cath Kidston Stanley Dog pattern – taken from her book STITCH. There is the pattern as taken from the book and instructions on how to make up into a lovely pencilcase.  Whether […]
August 16, 2011 by pearlandearl

Cross Stitcher latest Cover

Issue 243 of Cross Stitcher is out this week and we are thrilled to have our 6th cover this year!  I love the WHISTLE WHILE YOU WORK design – simply because I was working in my new vintage colour palette.. and could not help but “hum a merry tune” Those of you familiar with most […]
August 16, 2011 by pearlandearl

Festival Homage

This weekend it was Glastonbury…  those who follow on twitter will have had my minute by minute posts of what was a truly nostalgic musical feast it was – before the fallow year next year.The summer solstice start to the festival season was surely one of the greats?  With us all shaking our booty to […]

Cross Stitcher 241 Designs

Cross Stitcher issue 241 hit our mats this morning.. and we were thrilled to see that we had our 5th cover project this year.  For this issue we were asked to do something a little different – and came up with these round Folklore Hippy Chic Cushions.  Designing on the round was a challenge due […]
June 10, 2011 by pearlandearl

Press: Cross Stitcher Love

Just landed on my doormat - is the latest issue of Cross Stitcher Magazine - No 1 in the UK... the new mag is now a great crafting resource full of mini stitch ideas as well as bigger projects.  At the back is a little hint of next months issue (out Dec 1st) which features my LOVE cushion.  The first of a series I will  be doing for the magazine, to run alongside the monthly column I will be writing.

I have to say I was a thrilled with the stitched up result. 


November 01, 2010 by Jacqui P