Gorgeous wedding designs to treasure forever

Weddings are one of our favourite occasions to stitch for. There are so many gorgeous designs, and we know the gifts we make will be treasured by the happy couple forever. 

So we couldn't resist compiling a collection of some of our best-loved designs from CrossStitcher to create CrossStitcher Weddings - a download for iPad and iPhone.

WIN! Cross Stitch Keepsakes by Helen Philipps


Helen Philipp’s beautiful Quick to Stitch Cross Stitch Keepsakes is your guide to creating on-of-a-kind gifts to mark life’s most important occasions. With 20 modern samplers, 50 present ideas and over 200 charts to choose from, you’re sure to find a unique gift idea for your loved ones, whether it’s for a wedding, a new baby, or a birthday!

This fantastic book could be yours – we have just one to give away! To enter, just like the Cross Stitch Collection page at www.facebook.com/CSCMagazine and comment on the competition post!

Perfect for Pinterest

We’ve had so many wonderful projects designed for us by top cross stitch designers, and we thought it was a shame to hide them away!

We’ve gathered some of the best on our Pinterest page, take a look and get some inspiration for your next cross stitch project!

We’d also love to put your pics on our reader board – send us your WIPS, UFO’s or finished projects to csc@futurenet.com and you could feature on our page! Find us at:


Glorious giveaways!


The March 233 issue of Cross Stitch Collection has some marvellous prizes to giveaway on our competitions page! We’ve got 20 copies of Designer Stitches – a gorgeous glossy collection from CrossStitcher, as well as 20 pairs of tickets to the Creative Stitches and Hobbycrafts Show in London from 3-4 April, 5 Little Minx and Friends kits from Goldleaf Needlework, and 4 pairs of country walk kits designed by John Clayton. Choose your favourite, or enter all four!

To be in with a chance to win, just get the keyword from page 23 of your March issue of Cross Stitch Collection and follow these links:


Spring stitching with the new issue of Cross Stitch Collection!

The March issue of Cross Stitch Collection is out today, and is jam packed with beautiful cross stitch projects from your favourite designers, news, exciting giveaways and fun features!

Get your copy today in stores and online. The mag is available in print from www.myfavouritemagazines.co.uk, and in digital formats from Apple Newsstand for your iPad/iPhone at www.bit.ly/AppleCSCollection or for your PC/Mac/Android from www.zinio.com/crossstitchcollection

New issue out on Friday!

The March 233 issue of Cross Stitch Collection is out this Friday, and is packed with exciting new projects from our top designers!

We’ve really got in the mood for spring with issue, and just to prove we thought we’d show you a sneak preview of a gorgeous spring sampler by Helen Philipps!

Tell us what you think at www.facebook.com/CSCMagazine

Fancy something new?

Feel like adding to your stitching repertoire? Try the Beginner's Guide To Sewing! It's perfect for learning new skills or refreshing old ones, and for finding new ideas for making up your cross stitch projects!

We’ll show you what tools and materials you’ll need, and explain the basics of sewing, including a step-by-step guide to hand stitching and using your sewing machine. The guide is packed with loads of essential techniques, from buttonholes to hems, as well as decorative crafts such as embroidery and appliqué. Everything’s explained with illustrated instructions, so you’ll be an expert in no time.

And there are 28 beautiful projects to make, from clothes and gifts to homewares, so you can practise your new skills and show them off at their best!

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Like Cross Stitch Collection on Facebook today!

Our Facebook page is a haven for like-minded stitchers, a place to come and chat about your work, take part in fun games, share your WIPS and finishes, and get great advice from the experts – you! There’s also a wealth of info and updates on the latest issue of Cross Stitch Collection, as well as exciting subscription offers and exclusive giveaways!

Find us at www.facebook.com/CSCMag and join the cross stitch community! If you’re a fan of CrossStitcher, like their page too!

Exclusive kits direct to you!

We've teamed up with I Love Cross Stitch to make kits of our favourite CrossStitcher and Cross Stitch Collection projects available to buy online!

Buying a kit is such a handy way of getting all you need to complete your favourite project. As well as a colour chart, you'll get the fabric you need for your chosen design, plus full skeins of DMC stranded cotton, a needle and instructions. 

For Cross Stitch Collection kits, click here.

Save up to 35% with a Cross Stitch Collection subscription!

Subscribe to Cross Stitch Collection today!

Is there anything better than having your copy of Cross Stitch Collection delivered directly to your door every month, and knowing that you’ll never miss a single exclusive cross stitch design or exciting giveaway? Subscribe today and find out!

You’ll also be able to take advantage of the fantastic savings on offer in our spectacular sale. You could save up to 35%* – that’s just £3.25 an issue for 13 issues a year!

This offer ends on 14 February 2014, so click here to get your subscription today!