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

Lucky mini cat stitched

Hi everyone, it’s St Patricks Day today so I thought I would stitch the freebie I designed, unfortunately I was hoping to get it finished into a pinkeep but ran out of time, I will… View Post

Santa’s Village – Yay it’s finished!

Hello everyone, I am pleased to say Santa’s Village is finished, yay!!!!! I must admit I found this pattern to be a  bit little bit repetitive, hence it took me a while to get around… View Post

Love is in the air in progress.

Hi everyone, just a quick post to show you my Love is in the Air cross stitch from the pattern I shared in my last post here,  The back stitch around the flowers is dmc… View Post

Miss Mini Valentine, my roses, a tutorial, and winner of my scarf giveaway!

Hi everyone,  I have been stitching a little bit of Santa’s Village which should soon be finished and I have just posted a mattress pincushion tutorial on my finishing blog here. Before I start this… View Post

Santa’s Village Cross Stitch nearly finished and new mini cat design!

Hi everyone, I just thought I would show you my latest progress on Santa’s Village that I started a couple of years ago…… I did get a little fed up of stitching this but I… View Post

My little craft space and where am I now?

Hi everyone, I thought it was about time I gave you a little update on my travels……. My first stop was the  Merry Hill Shopping Centre in the West Midlands where I found a pretty… View Post

Think Pink Breast Cancer Care

Breast Cancer Mini Cat Pattern now available from my blog. If you would like to order from this page just  click the donate button below, no paypal account needed. All proceeds to breast cancer care.… View Post

Rose Cottage Mattress Pin Cushion

Hi everyone, I finished Rose Cottage, (my latest cross stitch design) into a sweet mattress pincushion. There are over 200 french knots but I love stitching them so it was easy, can’t say that about… View Post

Love to Quilt Mini Cat Stitched

Hi everyone, here is Love to Quilt Mini Cat completed, hope you like it! The pattern is available here  Best Wishes and Happy Stitching. Lynn B View Post

Love to Quilt

Hi everyone, here is my latest mini cat design, Love to Quilt. I thought it would take a while to stitch but it grows quite quickly, this is the pink version, I am currently working… View Post