Plastic Canvas 101
Make wall hangings, coasters, tissue box covers, and more with this easy-to-stitch craft!
Teach a Child to Stitch
Introducing young children to cross-stitch can be easy and enjoyable for teacher and student alike!
Types of Needlework: What's the Difference?
Learn the difference between cross-stitch, embroidery, needlepoint, and plastic canvas.
Whether you’re a stitching beginner or an expert looking for something different, try one of these options for a new twist!
Know Your Needles
Learn the different types and sizes of needles available.
Needlework Fabrics 101
Needlepoint, Hardanger, embroidery fabric—what is the difference between them?
Tips for Over-One Stitching
Stitching over one fabric thread on evenweave and linen yields stunning results!
Stamped Cross-Stitch Basics
Learn all about stamped cross-stitch.
Counted Cross-Stitch Basics
These general instructions and basic stitches will get you started in counted cross-stitch.
Finishing Ideas: Counted Cross-Stitch
Once you have completed your counted cross-stitch piece, it can be finished in a variety of ways.
With their interesting shapes, specialty stitches can add unique textures to a needlework project.
Cross-Stitch Fabrics 101
Fabric can make all the difference in a project, so it’s important to know the basics before getting started.