Happiness is cross stitching blog with tips, tutorials and free pattern.

Santa’s on his way!

Hi everyone, here is my latest stitchery, it is a free design from Bronwyns Blog over at Red Brolly, she really has some gorgeous freebies on her blog. I downloaded this Santa design and these three… View Post

Christmas Cross Stitch Box arrived from Marie

Look what arrived in the post for me! This lovely Christmas cross stitch box arrived from Marie ( blog here ) and I absolutely love it! Marie very kindly sent me the beautiful box that contained chocolates, a… View Post

Christmas in June!

I have been thinking about Christmas over the last couple of weeks and decided to design a little pillow and this is how it turned out, it is quite small,  4.5cm x 4.5cm  square – green… View Post

Tilda heart and Christmas in February!

Hi everyone, firstly I would like to say a big thankyou to everyone that has left a comment on my OWOH giveaway, it seems there are a lot of pink lovers out there. The giveaway… View Post

Happy New Year, christmas pressies and an exchange.

Hi everyone, Happy New Year to you all! This year I am looking forward to doing more stitching than I did last year, I have got lots of stitching planned and many projects I can’t wait… View Post

My favourite ornament in different colours and exchange received from Patti.

Hi everyone, I thought I would show you my latest obsession! I just love stitching this ornament from the Just Cross Stitch 2008 Magazine designed by Nancy Boyarsky of Glory Bee. I have stitched it about… View Post

Finishing instructions for cross stitch box and random act of kindness for Lizzie.

Hi everyone, I thought I would show you my recent random act of kindness that I sent to Lizzie from the Stitching Fairy’s Rambling under the Willow Tree. I knew that Lizzie liked Jane Austen so I… View Post

Box for Christmas Ornaments, Tatting, RAK for Lizzie and an exchange.

Gosh, I have had a busy week this week with cross stitch, I have finished a Christmas Ornament box for my sister and filled it with ornament’s that I have been stitching since last January,… View Post

Christmas ornaments received.

 Hi everyone, I hope you are all nearly ready for Christmas! Here are the christmas ornaments I made for two recent exchanges, the red one was for Margaret in the Hooked on Exchanging blog and the… View Post

Wendy has received my Christmas in July Exchange

Wendy has received my Christmas In July Exchange for the Hooked on Exchanging group, I stitched a Prairie Schooler Ornament from the Winter booklet. I included some Christmas fabric, 2 packets of ornaments and some… View Post