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How To Personalise A Cross Stitch Pattern (With Free Alphabet Chart And Teepee Pattern) | S2 E10

Hannah Paige

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How To Personalise A Cross Stitch Pattern (With Free Alphabet Chart And Teepee Pattern) | S2 E10

In this podcast episode I tell you all about how you can personalise your cross stitch pattern.  Personalising a cross stitch pattern can seem quite daunting but it adds such a lovely touch to your work and makes a thougtful gift. Hopefully these steps help break it down for you.  You will need: Graph paper A pattern to personalise (you can download the Teepee pattern used in this example) An alphabet pattern, which you can also download A pencil and rubber How to personalise your pattern To personalise your kit I recommend using a pencil, so you can easily correct...


The 7 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Cross Stitching | S2E4

Hannah Paige

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The 7 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Cross Stitching | S2E4
In this episode I'm talking about the things I wish I knew about before I started cross stitching. Some of them might seem quite obvious but if you are a beginner these may be quite new to you. 

5 Reasons Not To Cross Stitch - And What You Can Do About Them | S2E3

Hannah Paige

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5 Reasons Not To Cross Stitch - And What You Can Do About Them | S2E3

In this episode I talk about the 5 most popular reasons for not wanting to cross stitch and solutions to help you over come them.  What you will hear: I can’t afford it  I hear you! Sometimes it's easy to spend our money on the essentials (food, rent, clothes for the kids but not yourself) and less so to spend it on a treat for yourself. I'm not going to go into why my cross stitch kits are the prices that they are, but if you want to you can read more about the materials used in my kits. I'm...


5 Ways To Find Time To Cross Stitch & To Cross Stitch More | S2E2

Hannah Paige

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5 Ways To Find Time To Cross Stitch & To Cross Stitch More | S2E2

In this episode I give you 5 actionable tips to find more time to cross stitch and be creative, and I share the first pattern of the series. What you will hear: Ella's comments - “I got started in cross stitch when I was around 14 I think, when a little club was started at school and they showed us the very basics. We did tiny designs and nothing fancy” Sounds like my kind of club. “I’m mostly self taught, I haven’t done any cross stitch in 14 odd years and picked it back up last year. For me it’s...


Introducing Series Two | S2E1

Hannah Braniff

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Introducing Series Two | S2E1

In this episode I chat all about what you can expect in series two of The Cross Stitch Podcast. What you will hear: I talk a little bit about what the podcast is all about; simplified cross stitch. I don't chat about complicated cross stitch because I don't really like or have time for complicated cross stitch. The podcast is moving from weekly to monthly episodes. Each episode will now go live on the second Monday of the month, so episode two will be available on the 15th February 2018. I have done this so I can put more effort...