Posted on Monday, March 12 2007 at 3pm
Issue 185 is on sale now!
Packed with exciting projects you won't want to miss out. We're flying to the skies with an adorable bear scene. With three bears flying to the sky on their balloons we're sure you won't be able to resist.
If you're looking for a trip down memory lane why not try the Sarah Kay scene from DMC? It's from the new range of designs and it's guarenteed to take you back to your childhood. If you're looking for some more traditional nostalgia you could opt for the three old-fashioned transport designs from Anchor.
We've also got some gorgeous spring treats, such as two funky floral designs framed in a very unusual way, geese playing in an apple orchard, colourful cat cards, birthstone fairies, a linen sampler from Moira Blackburn, traditional Easter cards... the list goes on!
Plus if you've ever wanted to learn a little more about speciality threads this issue is for you as we lead you through the plus and minus points for each type of thread.
If that isn't enough you'll get a fantastic free gift! The ultimate David&Charles book collection is packed with 62 designs from 11 of your favourite cross stitch books. From fairies to wizards and floral throws to family samplers you'll love your free book. Plus there's an exclusive competition, behind the scenes at David&Charles and special book offers – get your copy now!