All the time we have been running this website, we have been collecting lots of useful info on cross stitching and needlework, so we have decided to put it all up here so everyone can benefit. You will find all sorts of things on here from conversion charts to tips for left handed stitchers!

Anchor to DMC Conversion Chart

Anchor stranded cotton is manufactured by Coats Crafts UK, a company founded some 200 years ago, and is very popular with cross stitchers. There are now several hundred different colour shades within…

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DMC to Anchor Conversion Chart

DMC thread or floss is very popular with cross stitchers and although DMC themselves do not sell to consumers directly, most craft shops and internet / mail order suppliers can source DMC threads.…

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DMC Thread Shopping Checklist

When you go shopping for DMC threads, do you always end up with a list on a scrap of paper? This is what I always used to do until I got fed up with losing it or getting the wrong colour or quantity of threads.…

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