easy handmade gift: diy cross stitch phone case

I┬áso enjoy making hand-made gifts for friends, but I always feel a bit awkward giving them away because hand-made things are never perfect. However, I suppose that’s [mostly] shyness on my part, as I always love a hand-made gift, imperfections and all. Receiving (and giving) something that a friend or relative has put time and… Continue reading easy handmade gift: diy cross stitch phone case

my five favourite online resources for beginners’ cross stitching

I’ve recently taken up cross stitching! In other words, I’m becoming more and more similar to my 91 year-old neighbour. I started cross stitching when I thought of the perfect birthday gift for my friend and fellow Orange is the New Black fan, Sarah: a cross stitch of Crazy Eyes’ poem to Piper from season… Continue reading my five favourite online resources for beginners’ cross stitching