Cross Stitch & Needlework Magazine - May 2012 #5913A
The May 2012 issue is loaded with project ideas. Spring Cottage begins a 4-part seasonal cottage series. Friendly Pals gives you three cute designs to stitch on the Plush Pets bibs. The Suite is the second in a three-part series that incorporates wool accents into the design. Bring out your punchneedle and create a trio of Spring Topiaries. Floral Finery is an intricate needlepoint design suitable for a Mother's Day gift. In the Classroom, learn about Cross-Stitch Fabrics. Delight your guests with the delicate Satin Floss Pillow. The cover design, Paisley Trio, make a stylish statement as a chic bag. Ursula Michael celebrates the joys of spring by incorporating spring words in such a way to create the Blooming Flower. Tweet has a cheery bird welcome spring with a song. The motif library is Let's Have a Picnic. Read about Tracy Horner of Ink Circles in the article "One Pens and Needles". Then stitch her design, Phlox Box. Victorians on the Square is a quaint design featuring Victorian houses surrounded by a beautiful floral border. Parisian Windows takes you down the streets of Paris. The Christmas Corner showcases Peace on Earth, featuring a rich red chapel.