Whether you're kicking off the new year with a brand new project or you're kick-starting your latest hobby - keeping it in the family isn't such a bad thing!

The best cross stitch designs, in our mind, our the ones with a personal and individual touch. The kind of kits that you'll pour your time into and immortalise on the four walls on your home for kids to appreciate as they grow up and generations to admire down the line.

Cross stitching your family is a touching way of embracing what's most important to you. So to get you inspired, Past Impressions have put together a heartfelt selection of family-related kits to make the bond even stronger...

All In The Family Cross Stitch Kit

Our most personalised and most popular cross stitch kit...

All In The Family allows you to choose from 32 individual charts to help you put every member of your family in the picture. You'll even be able to include pets so no one is left out! All of this is finished off with the name of your family to complete the unique design.

My Family Tree Cross Stitch Kit

From great grandfathers right down to your child's name, this family tree is a stunning arrangement of blossoming flowers, vibrant tendrils and circling butterflies to personalise with all your family names.

When Robins Appear Cross Stitch Kit

Keep your loved ones close with this robin companion cross stitch design from Heritage Crafts. Comes with two feathery friends and a lovely quote to finish off the kit.

Three Hands Cross Stitch Kit

Portaying three generations in one picture, this gorgeous father, mother and baby cross stitch kit from Vervaco is a pure and delicate choice to adorn any family home.

Gorjuss I Found My Family In A Book Cross Stitch Kit

She found her family, so you can celebrate yours! The artistic design from Bothy Threads is a contemporary choice for any nursery or bedroom in need of a modern twist.

Giraffe Family Cross Stitch Kit

Learn about the importance of family through the beauty of the natural world with this magnificent kit, finished off in a nostalgic sepia colour tone.

Stork Birth Sampler Cross Stitch Kit

Get a special delivery from a magical stock with this must-have birth sampler that allows you to personalise with a child's name, date of birth...

Post By Ed Mason