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

The Goth inside me and other makes.

Hi everyone, I just had to make a bag to compliment my Heaven and Earth design Gothic Rose cross stitch and when I saw this fabric it just had to come home with me! I… View Post

June Pillow finished and recent stitching

Hi everyone, here is the completed pillow for June, if you would like to stitch the monthly patterns they are available from The Fat Quarter shop, the design is by Hands on Design. I do… View Post

A project bag with cross stitch and a bit of crochet

Hi everyone, I finished this little cross stitch a while ago, it is a Prairie Schooler design and I love it! I decided to finish it into this project bag set for my Etsy shop… View Post

Cross stitch finishes this week

Hi everyone, I know I said I would show you another shop I visited on my travels recently but I have not edited the photos yet, so for now I am showing you my cross… View Post

Loop Knitting Shop In London, shawls finished and cross stitch pillows complete

Hi everyone, in May I had the pleasure of visiting the Loop Knitting Shop in London and I thought you may like to look inside the store, I am sure you will love it as… View Post

Back from my trip!

Hi everyone, I am back from my trip to London and lots of other places, I have many photos to show of the super fabric and yarn shops I visited in London which will be… View Post

Inside Sajou embroidery store in Paris!

Hi everyone, as promised I said I would take you inside the Sajou embroidery store in Paris, you are going to love it! Be warned photo heavy post but I love lots of photos in… View Post

Harry Potter cross stitch and owl fabric

Hi everyone, I finished the Harry Potter cross stitch into a project bag set. I talked about this Harry Potter cross stitch in a previous post here  you can find the pattern for Harry at… View Post

Project bag finally made it to the shop and more Just Nan cross stitch items.

Hi everyone, I have finally managed to finish a project bag set and put it in my shop! This week I have been doing a bit of sewing on project bags and notions pouches, I… View Post

Harry Potter gift stitching and stash.

Hi everyone, I wish I could say that the beautiful cross stitch in this photo was a finished piece of mine but it isn’t, however, I have recently purchased the pattern and I love it!… View Post