Most people begin with small cross stitch kits and this is probably the best idea if you are a beginner. Our cross stitch kits supply everything you need to quickly create something you can be proud of, when your confidence grows, as it rapidly will, we have kits and materials that will allow you to grow at your own rate.
Cross stitching for yourself, or as a gift they'll love and cherish
There is something very satisfying about producing hand made cross stitch gifts for special occasions, or fabrics that can be used within the home for cushions (see our range of cushion panels), bed throws or applied as an upholstery cover on furniture. Cross stitch is as complicated as you want to make it and Johnson Crafts will be here to help you as you develop this most rewarding and satisfying craft.
What's in a cross stitch kit?
A cross stitch kit will contain everything you need to complete the finished design, along with detailed instructions:
Cross stitch needle
All cross stitch threads required (also called stranded cotton)
Cross stitch aida fabric
Cross stitch chart or pattern
What's not included with a cross stitch kit?
Most cross stitch kits will not include a frame for the finished design. You might also consider purchasing an embroidery hoop to hold your aida fabric flat whilst you work.