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Get stitching with issue 322 of The World of Cross Stitching magazine! Take a look at what's inside and catch up on our most recent issues

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Published: February 21, 2020 at 7:00 am
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The all-new August 2022 themed issue of The World of Cross Stitching is packed with 95 gorgeous charts to inspire you to pick up needle and thread. You'll find issue 322 in shops in the UK from 9 June 2022 or you can buy your copy from our online store here.

Scroll down to discover some of the great projects in this month’s mag.

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Enjoy a dream summer cottage complete with pretty walled garden and seasonal blooms, designed by Susan Bates.

Cottage cross stitch project

Feel a calm presence and inner peace as you stitch this set of spiritual sayings by Jenny Van De Wiele.

Spiritual sayings

Rev and get set for adventure with Jenny Barton's stunning motorcycle scene.

Motorbike cross stitch

Magic up a set of mer-animal cards and tags for someone special – these sweet designs are by Durene Jones.

Meranimal cards

You'll be hypnotised by the repeating patterns that combine to create this intricate monkey portrait. Designed by Meloca Designs.

Monkey portrait

Your exclusive gift: Jump for joy with the adorable Popcorn the Bear. Find everything you need to stitch your fave teddy bear in this card kit.

Popcorn Bear card kit

There's lots more patterns to enjoy as well as prizes to win, the latest stitchy news and expert advice. Click here to grab your copy now!

Catch up with our latest issues

Missed our recent magazines or looking to find a project you’ve seen online? We’ve put together this library of our most recent issues so you can find the one you need!

Issue 321 (July 2022)

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  • Take a trip to the seaside with the loveable duo, Wallace & Gromit – you'll have a cracking time stitching up this sunny scene.
  • Stitch and personalise a new baby sampler with Poppy Benner's sweet carousel alphabet and motifs set.
  • Grow stunning poppies with your needle and thread with Perry Abdel-Hadi's realistic seasonal blooms.
  • Take a deep dive into blackwork with Fiona Baker's intricate octopus stitched on ink-blue aida for a fun effect.
  • Brave the challenge and stitch a striking black panther in a colourful jungle with Amanda Butler's Stitcher's Challenge project.
  • Add fruity puns to gifts with a tag set that's ideal for summer birthdays. Your kit includes 8 gift tags designed by Cheryl McKinnon.
  • Available in our online store

Issue 320 (June 2022)

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  • Commemorate the Platinum Jubilee with a royal sampler by Faby Reilly that's fit to gift to HRH Queen Elizabeth II herself!
  • Set up camp in your fave stitching chair and make a start on this evocative campfire scene!
  • Start summer with part two of Debbie Harding's tree-mendous partwork.
  • Immerse yourself in history with Maria Diaz's detailed heirloom stitch
  • Create personal projects for little ones with a collection of farm motifs.
  • Your exclusive gift: get organised for your next cross stitch project using your handy wooden thread sorter!
  • Available in our online store

Issue 319 (May 2022)

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  • Watch a special friendship blossom with this adorable pair from much-loved artist Margaret Sherry – they're sure to put a smile on your face and a spring in your step!
  • Champion yourself with a celebration of bravery, strength and individuality in this powerful design by Lisa Reakes.
  • We're excited to introduce you to new WOXS designer, Megan Caines of Meloca Designs, and her colourful patchwork-style elephant project.
  • Cheryl McKinnon (Tiny Modernist) has created an essential clock for your craft room or stitching space!
  • Unwind with an uplifting sampler in Gail Bussi's signature pastel shades and hand-lettering style.
  • Your exclusive gift: Durene Jones summer chart book, plus 2 wooden shell charms to embellish your designs!
  • Available in our online store

Issue 318 (Apr 2022)

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  • Fall in love with Belle & Boo's magical friends. This enchanting project will appeal to young and old alike.
  • Make a colourful cushion featuring bold blooms and a beautiful blue tit, designed by Kay Widdowson.
  • Celebrate Mother Earth in all her glory with this striking design by Lisa Reakes.
  • Enjoy spectacular spring flowers all year round with Amanda Gregory's rustic hoop stitch.
  • Your exclusive gift: Send stitchy sunshine to someone you love with Fiona Baker's unique window card design.
  • Available in our online store

Issue 317 (Mar 2022)

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  • Show Mum just how special she is this Mother's Day with a dear Forever Friends bear holding a blooming bouquet.
  • Add a pop of colour to playrooms with this vibrant sampler-style cushion featuring retro toys by Poppy Benner.
  • Heather Nugent has designed a stylish Regency lady in a classic manor setting, just in time for the return of Bridgerton!
  • If you love reading as much as stitching then you'll want to create this tote-ally awesome stitchy book bag by Lisa Reakes.
  • Join in with our new four-part seasonal Stitch-A-Long designed by Debbie Harding. Part 1 features a gorgeous spring tree.
  • Your exclusive gift: A plant-tastic bookmark kit, designed by Lucie Heaton.
  • Available in our online store

Issue 316 (Feb 2022)

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  • Go wild for Hannah Dale's majestic leopard in its tropical habitat stitched on speckled aida!
  • Jenny Barton's sweet trio of stitches will make great gifts for your Valentine.
  • You'll simply adore the details in Maria Diaz's delightful tailor's shop.
  • Find six charming charts from Susan Bates for making statement stitchy accessories.
  • Stitch Gail Bussi's intricate folk-style birdhouse sampler for your home.
  • Your exclusive gift: A romantic felt hanging kit designed by Emma Congdon of Stitchrovia.
  • Available in our online store


Hannah FletcherEditor, The World of Cross Stitching

Hannah has been the Editor of The World of Cross Stitching magazine for 4 years and is responsible for bringing a wide range of cross stitch patterns from the best international designers to the readers around the world. She loves to stitch modern baby samplers for new arrivals amongst her friends and family, but as an all-round crafter, Hannah is just as likely to have a crochet hook in hand as a needle and thread. When she’s not busy crafting, Hannah can be found Irish dancing or running to keep fit.

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