With their interesting shapes, specialty stitches can add unique textures to a needlework project.
Plastic Canvas 101
Make wall hangings, coasters, tissue box covers, and more with this easy-to-stitch craft!
Finishing Ideas: Counted Cross-Stitch
Once you have completed your counted cross-stitch piece, it can be finished in a variety of ways.
Quiz: How Obsessive a Crafter Are You?
From those who occasionally do crafts to people who have made it their lifestyle, where do you fall on the spectrum?
Cross-Stitch Fabrics 101
Fabric can make all the difference in a project, so it’s important to know the basics before getting started.
Counted Cross-Stitch Basics
These general instructions and basic stitches will get you started in counted cross-stitch.
Teach a Child to Stitch
Introducing young children to cross-stitch can be easy and enjoyable for teacher and student alike!
Needlework Fabrics 101
Needlepoint, Hardanger, embroidery fabric—what is the difference between them?
Know Your Needles
Learn the different types and sizes of needles available.
Stamped Cross-Stitch Basics
Learn all about stamped cross-stitch.
Stamped Embroidery Basics
Brush up on the basics of stamped embroidery with this guide.
Types of Needlework: What's the Difference?
Learn the difference between cross-stitch, embroidery, needlepoint, and plastic canvas.