Happy New Year! We don't know about you, but January is the purest, cleanest month of the year, providing so much opportunity and hope. Whilst those glittering memories of Christmas fade into the distance, the next big occasion to set our sights on is Valentine's Day. What better excuse to start your first project of the year?

With plenty of stitching choices, there's something for every ability to gift their loved one this year (even for yourself!). Here's some of our faves that will help your love blossom this Valentine's Day.

Love Word Cross Stitch Kit - £23.45

It must be love, love, love. As cliche as it sounds, love really does make the world go round! A simple, yet super sweet stitch this design could be mounted into a card and given as an alternative Valentine's Day card.

Tatty Teddy Love Bears Cross Stitch Kit - £24.00

Tatty Teddy is a timeless classic that never seems to age. This Love Bears cross stitch kit is a real delight to stitch whether it's for your loved one or to keep framed in your own bedroom.

Heart & Flowers 3D Cross Stitch Card Kit - £11.60

Stitch it, send it and share the love! A bloomin' lovely alternative to a traditional Valentine's Day card, with lots of candy coloured threads, this design is a real treat for the eyes. It's sure to be cherished by your loved one for years to come.

Always & Forever Cross Stitch Kit - £18.50

A few words that mean a lot. Bind your love for always and forever with this delicate, floral cross stitch kit by Design Works. Stitched onto black aida for a colour popping effect, this heart shaped design features the wording Always and Forever in the centre.


Popcorn Bear - Lovely Balloons Cross Stitch Kit - £20.50

Say it with balloons! Popcorn Heart has the biggest heart, and is ready to bring some love into anyone's life. No one can deny the cuteness of this little stitch. Featuring popcorn bear and his little friend, there's plenty of balloons and a lot of love to give in this design.

Personalised Heart Cross Stitch Kit - £22.50

Stitch it and seal your memories with one another for a lifetime. This gorgeous floral heart design, features an inner red heart with the ability to personalise it with your initials. A wonderful stitch to frame or mount into a card.

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Post By Nicole Sage