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Inspirations Issue 116 - Spirit of Christmas

Explore fabulous stitching techniques and embroider beautiful projects for Christmas.



An exciting variety of beautiful stitching techniques fill the pages of issue 116, with projects to stitch for Christmas.

Enjoy simple and effective surface embroidery, gleaming silk threadpainting, exquisite whitework and glorious goldwork, or have fun with vibrant stumpwork.

Featured Projects

'Inspirations Issue 116' features the following projects:

  • Balthazar by Tania Cohen
    Irresistible goldwork Christmas beetle brooch with superb details
  • Crowning Glory by Helen M. Stevens
    Silk embroidery featuring a colourful crowned pigeon and Christmas bush
  • Red Treasure Box by Di Kirchner
    Beautiful counted thread etui containing several needlework accessories
  • Little Birds by Ana Mallah
    Enchanting set of three hanging ornaments in two colourways
  • The Embroiderer's Workbox by Jenny Adin-Christie
    Showcase of exquisite whitework textures and techniques in a circular design
  • The First Nöel by Wendy Innes
    Festive goldwork and stumpwork panel celebrating Christmas
  • Chequerboard by Maria Rita Faleri
    Stylish table mat with effective use of pulled thread embroidery
  • A Slice of Life by Denise Forsyth
    Playful pocket etui using stumpwork to recreate a slice of delicious dessert

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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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