Happiness is cross stitching blog

Valentine winner announced and a work in progress.

Hi everyone, I promised to announce the winner of my Valentine Giveaway today and the winner is……. Elisa from Old Ragged Threads Blog here Congratulations Elisa,  please leave me a comment with your email address…

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Pretty in pink.

Edited: to show correct link for free pattern, just scroll down the page and you find it there!  Hi everyone, I found this lovely cross stitch pattern and decided to make it into a little pillow, the…

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Free pattern to stitch my One World One Heart giveaway design.

Hi everyone, here is the pattern for the oblong mini pillow I designed for my One World One Heart giveaway here  Do not forget to stitch the spider web roses and leaves on the front.…

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Free pattern for the little pillow

Hi everyone, firstly I would like to say thankyou for all of the wonderful comments I received on my One World One Heart Giveaway in the previous post, (over 200!) I was thrilled with the interest…

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Free cross stitch pattern for the Needlebook from previous post.

Hi everyone, I hope you are all well! I would just like to thankyou for all of your encouraging comments I received about my boxed set in the last post, it really was a hit with…

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Free pattern for box of treasure

Here is the free cross stitch pattern I promised for the Little Box of Treasure design in my previous post. The cross stitch are worked two threads over two and the letters, cotton reel and scissors are…

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Back from holidays and free pattern.

Hi everyone, I am back from my holidays and we all had a wonderful time! I would just like to say thankyou for all the wonderful comments I received on my first anniversary giveaway, I…

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Butterfly biscornu and stitching news

Hi everyone, here is a small biscornu I have just finished, I am not totally thrilled with it, I got all of the green colours mixed up and ended up using different colours by mistake…

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Would you like a hand made stitched gift from me – please read on!

Pay It Forward NOW CLOSED I was fortunate to be drawn as a recipient of a gift from Andrea of The Craft Room in a Pay It Forward she offered on her blog and I…

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Miniature Mattress Pincushion – Freebie Pattern

I have finished the Mattress Pincushion, isn’t it cute! It measures 8cm x 5.5cm, I stitched it on 25 count Dublin Lugana Linen 1 over 1 using DMC 115 variegated thread. The pattern is a…

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