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Preview of Start your first needlepoint project with a cross stitch

Start your first needlepoint project with a cross stitch

CrossStitch4Free features many embroidery patterns using the simplest form of needlework, called cross stitch. Cross stitch is a basic form of needlework found in many types of tapestry work and can be done on most types of fabric. It’s so simple, that you can even teach a five-year old child how to do it. Even […]

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Preview of Downloading Cross Stitch Patterns From The Internet

Downloading Cross Stitch Patterns From The Internet

by Laura Marsh Did you know that there is a huge supply of new and interesting cross stitch patterns on the Internet? With cross stitch software becoming more popular as well as the price ever shrinking, many cross stitch fanatics are trying their hand at creating their own cross stitch patterns. What are the benefits […]

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Preview of Have Great Fun Teaching Your Child How To Cross Stitch

Have Great Fun Teaching Your Child How To Cross Stitch

Crossstitch free always at Cross Stitch For Free. Cross stitching is a great hobby for children. It can help to develop hand to eye coordination, shape and colour recognition, as well as encourage cooperative behavior, patience and creativity. Most of all, it can be good fun for you and your child — an interest to […]

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Preview of Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Start Cross Stitching

Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Start Cross Stitching

If you are bored and feel that life is passing you by without you doing anything meaningful, it’s time to pick up a needle. Don’t worry it’s got nothing to do with acupuncture or scary injections. More or less, it’s a hobby with a wonderful list of therapeutic values. Here are my top ten reasons […]

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Preview of Recreation Cross stitching – Easy ways to begin

Recreation Cross stitching – Easy ways to begin

by Ruel Hinaloc Cross stitching is an amusement way to hang out and relax. There are a couple of ways to start. If you decide to buy a cross stitch necessary items or supplies bought individually, it is easy to initiate. Start by making a stopover to your local craft shop. Many craft stores that […]

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Preview of How-to: Candy Cane Cross Stitch

How-to: Candy Cane Cross Stitch

We love it when fellow cross stitchers come up with new and creative ways with their cross stitch projects. We are always on the look out for these wonderful people and their special needlework projects. Here’s a timely tutorial from SweetiePie on how to make your very own cross stitched candy cane. She suggests that […]

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Preview of How-to: Cross Stitch Pincushion

How-to: Cross Stitch Pincushion

Olga at her website My Cross Stitch has put together a neat step-by-step tutorial on how you can make yourself a great looking pincushion out of your very own cross stitching work. The original website is currently not available, therefore we’ve saved this useful post in our website. Scroll down further in this post to […]

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Preview of A Tutorial For Celtic Cross Stitch

A Tutorial For Celtic Cross Stitch

Crossstitch free always at Cross Stitch For Free. You can use either Aida cloth or line for Celtic cross stitch, but Aida is the preferred fabric because the holes are already in the fabric for you. It is also bets for beginners and for those who may have poor eyesight. It is available in 8, […]

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Preview of How To Do Cross-stitch – Top Ten Beginners' Mistakes

How To Do Cross-stitch – Top Ten Beginners' Mistakes

Crossstitch free always at Cross Stitch For Free. Cross-stitch is a wonderful, rewarding hobby that can be enjoyed by people of all ages and abilities. Avoid these common beginners’ mistakes and soon you will be creating stunning pieces of cross-stitch work to treasure. 1. Choosing the wrong pattern With the extensive range of charts on […]

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Preview of Cross Stitch Professionals Perform These 3 Great Tricks To Stay Ahead Of The Pack

Cross Stitch Professionals Perform These 3 Great Tricks To Stay Ahead Of The Pack

Crossstitch free always at Cross Stitch For Free. It doesn’t matter whether you are a beginner or an experienced cross-stitch stitcher, there are always new things you can learn to give your projects that increasingly polished look. But getting that professional look takes practice and skill, so here are three great tricks the professionals use […]

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