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From Concept To Creation: The Peanuts x Stitch & Story Journey

From Concept To Creation: The Peanuts x Stitch & Story Journey

Cross Stitch  |  2 min read time

Find out more about how Peanuts joined the Stitch & Story family

International Women's Day free cross stitch inspirational quote decoration

International Women's Day: Cross Stitch Quotes

Cross Stitch  |  1 min read time

Create your own inspirational quote with our free alphabet chart.

Free crafting patterns and kits for valentines day

Handmade With Love

Cross Stitch  |  2 min read time

Valentines Day crafts and kits for you to make for your loved ones.

Stitch & Story answer your crafting questions

Your Crafting Questions Answered

Cross Stitch  |  4 min read time

We answer your crafting FAQs - there’s no such thing as a silly question here! 

Crafting for Beginners: Kits & Projects

Crafting for Beginners: Kits & Projects

Cross Stitch  |  3 min read time

Find the right project for you and start your craft-filled journey. 

Set Your Crafting Intentions for 2022

Set Your Crafting Intentions for 2022

Cross Stitch  |  3 min read time

Join us and find out how you can step into a new year full of creativity!

6 Netflix Shows to Watch While You Craft

6 Netflix Shows to Watch While You Craft

Cross Stitch  |  1 min read time

Settle down for a knitflix night in with our recommendations for every level of crafter.

The wonders of cross stitch by Jamie Chalmers Mr X Stitch

The Wonders of Cross Stitch by Mr X Stitch

Cross Stitch  |  3 min read time

The Kingpin of Contemporary Embroidery talks about his love of cross stitch, and shares his top tips for needlepoint ...

Crafting the Collection: Find Your Club cross stitch kits

Crafting the Collection: Find Your Club

Cross Stitch  |  1 min read time

Meet our graphic designer extraordinaire, Gemma, and learn more about the creation of our own cross stitch collection.

Mental Health and Crafting with Calm Homemade

Mental Health and Crafting with Calm Homemade

Cross Stitch  |  3 min read time

Abby Davies shares the story of her mental health journey, and how crafting has helped along the way.

Stitch & Story cross stitch kits

Stitch & Story's Next Adventure: Cross stitch

Cross Stitch  |  2 min read time

Find out more about our cross stitch collections, and why we’re sew excited for the arrival of this new craft!

8 ways to practise self-care when crafting

8 Ways To Practise Self-Care When Crafting

Cross Stitch  |  3 min read time

Discover some of the ways you can make your me-time even more relaxing.