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Haunted Halloween 2021 Stitch Along with mock up photos of PC, laptop, phone and tablet

The 2021 Haunted Halloween Cross Stitch Along (SAL)

Are you ready for some fun and spooky stitching with the brand new Haunted Halloween Cross Stitch Along? It’s currently on early bird special pricing and you can join here. You can listen to me talk about the SAL below or keep scrolling to read about it instead. The Halloween Cross Stitch Along details We …

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Should You Worry About the Back of Your Cross Stitch Project?

In this post, I’m going to share my opinions on whether you should worry about the back of your cross stitch. And hopefully, it gives you a little encouragement if you’re just starting out. You can listen to the podcast episode below or keep scrolling to read the post instead. The short answer to the …

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Cross Stitch Tips and Tricks for Beginners and Beyond (from the Hannah Hand Makes Community)

In this post, I’m sharing all the cross stitch tips and tricks (for beginners and beyond) that have been sent in by the Hannah Hand Makes community. If you would like to submit your own tip you can do so here and be sure to sign up to hear if your tip has been featured! …

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DMC Light Effects or Étoile Threads; Which Are Better?

In this post, I’m going to compare 2 of my favourite collections of thread; DMC Light Effects and Étoile. Light Effects is a metallic thread and Étoile is a glitter one. Is Light Effects or Étoile thread easier to stitch with? Which has the better range of colours? Is Light Effects or Étoile more sparkly? …

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Preparing for Cross Stitch | 7 Things to Do Before You Start Stitching | S3E19

In this episode/post, I’m sharing how to prepare your cross stitch project before you even start stitching. You can listen to the episode below or keep scrolling to read the blog post. *This post contains affiliate links. I only ever recommend something I have bought and used myself. I don’t always do every tip mentioned …

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