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Easter Embroidery Hoops - A Guest Post From Hello! Hooray!

Hannah Paige

Easter Embroidery Hoops - A Guest Post From Hello! Hooray!

Today I am happy to share a guest post from Clare at Hello! Hooray! Clare is a blogger, crafter and baker; my favourite kind of person. She makes beautiful and bright creations using embroidery hoops, from pin holders to hand embroidery patterns - which is what she is sharing with you today! You can download the templates for 2 colourful Easter embroidery hoops and follow the instructions below to make your very own. So settle down, pop the kettle on and get crafty! Materials (for both versions) 15cm (6”) embroidery hoop 20cm x 20cm piece of white linen fabric (pre-washed and...


The Full How To Cross Stitch Guide

Hannah Paige

The Full How To Cross Stitch Guide

This guide is filled with instructions on how to cross stitch, including some extra resources. Each title is a link that will take you to the relevant video if you need the extra visual along with this post. So, before you start stitching... YOU WILL NEED: Aida (the stuff you stitch on) Embroidery thread A needle (usually called tapestry or a cross stitch needle) A pattern to follow A hoop or frame to hold your fabric while you're stitching Scissors A pen or pencil A comfy spot to sit and stitch (preferably with good light). OPTIONAL EXTRAS: A needle minder...


How To Thread Your Needle Using A Needle Threader

How To Thread Your Needle Using A Needle Threader

In this video I show you how to thread your needle using a needle threader. These are a new addition to my kits after some feedback, so I hope they help. I have many more video tutorials on how to cross stitch but if you can't find what you are looking for please just get in touch!  


7 Alternative Cross Stitch Christmas Decorations From 7 Awesome Small Business'

Hannah Braniff

Tags christmas cross stitch, cross stitch, gift guide

7 Alternative Cross Stitch Christmas Decorations From 7 Awesome Small Business'

As the title may suggest this is a mini gift guide to 7 alternative cross stitch Christmas decorations that I have come across on Etsy and Instagram from 7 awesome small business'.


How To Cross Stitch Your Star Sign Hoop

Hannah Paige

Tags how to cross stitch, video tutorial

How To Cross Stitch Your Star Sign Hoop

In this video I show you how to stitch your Star Sign Cross Stich Kit.