Continue the generations-old tradition of stitching a baby’s birth announcement as a cross stitch sampler that includes the baby’s name, date of birth, birth weight and size, and a small blessing.
Whether you are completely new to needlework or already skilled in the craft, Cross Stitch Celebrations: Bundle of Joy!
teaches you how to create these highly giftable personalized keepsakes. This step-by-step guide includes all of the basics you need to learn the art of cross stitch. Following a brief introduction to the tools and materials
and an overview of basic cross stitch techniques
, you will be treated to:
Create the perfect personalized gift for every new parent and grandparent
- 12 charming, modern patterns that reflect on-trend baby and nursery aesthetics
- A range of mix-and-match fonts, border designs, color schemes, and baby animal motifs
- Techniques on how to compose a DIY design
- Tips for framing and displaying finished projects
- Included cross stitch grid pattern paper
in your life. With the ability to mix and match, the possibilities are endless!
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