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Inspirations Issue 111 - Sweet Stitches

Gorgeous projects featuring a range of favourite needlework styles.



We’ve filled this issue with gorgeous projects in a range of favourite needlework styles. Following on from her popular Catherine de’ Medici design in issue 107, Maria Rita Faleri has created a stunning cushion cover featuring stylised birds and finished with hand-knotted tassels.

We also showcase beautiful crewel embroidery, stumpwork with multiple techniques, pretty surface and counted thread embroidery, and sparkling Japanese-style bead embroidery.

Featured Projects

'Inspirations Issue 111' features the following projects:

  • Revival by Brenda Sortwell
    Large hexagon box topped with glorious autumn colours in crewel embroidery, with matching needle box and scissor sheath
  • The Hedgerow by Kay Dennis
    Delightful stumpwork panel of hedgerow fruits and flowers, visited by a delicate butterfly and ladybird
  • Natural Wonder by Maria Rita Faleri
    Catherine de’ Medici cushion cover featuring enchanting bird motifs and finished with hand-knotted tassels
  • Macaron Magic by Merrilyn Whittle
    Cute macaron purses in four colourways showcasing Japanese-style bead embroidery
  • Shaker Spool Box by Betsy Morgan
    Handy counted thread box for sewing thread spools with places for scissors, needles and an emery
  • Interlude by Di Kirchner
    Stunning crewel cushion featuring vibrant fruits and acorns
  • Button Bouquets by Pat Olski
    Beautiful Dorset buttons enhance a pincushion and tape measure cover worked with timeless cross stitch
  • Angel's Breath by Taetia McEwen
    Pretty ribbon and velvet flowers are combined to decorate a lampshade and wreath

Shipping Time

Please allow 7-14 days for orders placed within Australia and 3-4 weeks for international deliveries. Orders containing a backorder item will be sent as soon as the backorder item is in stock.

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