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  • Publisher: David & Charles
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 30 March 2020
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781446308080
  • Stock: 50+
  • Size: 210x273 mm
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Pages: 112
  • RRP: £16.99
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Cross Stitch for the Soul


20 designs to inspire by Emma Congdon (Author)

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Book Description

Cross Stitch for the Soul is a collection of beautifully-designed motivational and inspirational quotes rendered in easy cross-stitching techniques that will raise the spirits, both during the making process and beyond, as treasured pictures on the wall. Designed by leading cross stitch designer Emma Congdon, aka Stitchrovia, whose modern styling appeals to crafters of all ages and abilities, these inspiring quotes will provide comfort, motivation and an all-round positive spin on life, reminding us that we are brave, strong and have the power to make our own futures  one stitch at a time!

About the Author

About Emma Congdon

Emma is a multidisciplinary designer based in London. After graduating from LCC (formerly LCP) in 2009, she has worked predominantly on design for retail and retail environments with focus on branding, packaging through to shopper marketing and brand activation in-store. The brands she has worked with include: Coke Zero, Nestle, Philips, Colgate Palmolive, Ariel, Olay, Head and Shoulders, Oral B, Wella, Baileys, Smirnoff and Cravendale as well as the Hairy Bikers. Emma is also a keen designer of cross stitch embroidery and designs extensively for magazines in the US and UK such as Cross Stitcher, World of Cross Stitch and Cross Stitch Crazy. Alongside her commission-based work she also owns and runs her own cross stitch design business 'Stitchrovia'.


Crafts Beautiful

Create 20 motivational and uplifting quotes with Emma Congdon's latest title, Cross Stitch for the Soul. Aiming to provide comfort and encouragement, this book is a reminder that everyone is in control whilst conveying it through the medium of crafts.

Simply Sewing

Make your positive affirmations extra effective by taking the time to cross-stitch the messages yourself. The 20 inspirational designs Emma Congdon - aka Stichrovia - are centred around the themes of gratitude, opportunity, passion, happiness, kindness, and love. Spending time making these is the ultimate definition of craft for self-care.

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