Category Archives: Winter Reds

Cross-point pillows – Thoughts on Scale


SOME THOUGHTS ON SCALE Recently I was asked to help a friend find a new sofa. Both of us were surprised by the selection at a local furniture store: new sofas are HUGE, some as deep as a lounge or … Continue reading

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cross-point.com – Design of the Month January 2016


Design of the Month at 20% Off Retail JANUARY 2016Pattern: MORVILLE Our MORVILLE pattern has been adapted from a pair of Elizabethan pillows given as gifts, one to the bride, one to the groom. The originals are dated 1601 and … Continue reading

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Update – cross-point ANNUAL Anniversary Sale 2015


CROSS-POINT.COM ANNUAL SPECIAL OFFER ONLY 6 DAYS REMAINING  ……to celebrate 19 years of our online presence  – get 20% off during our Annual Sale on all cross-point kits from November 15 through  December 15, 2015. If you haven’t ordered any … Continue reading

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cross-point ANNUAL Anniversary Sale 2015


CROSS-POINT.COM ANNUAL SPECIAL OFFER  ……to celebrate 19 years of our online presence  – get 20% off during our Annual Sale on all cross-point kits from November 15 through  December 15, 2015. Above is the card front I mailed recently to … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn/Early Winter, Blue & White colors for summer stitching, Blue & Yellow colors for summer stitching, Blue, Red & White colors for summer stitching, Color Schemes - Winter Reds, cross-point Color Schemes, cross-point kits, cross-point pairing, Design of the Month, Historic Balouch Pattern, Historic Kilim patterns, Historic Textile Patterns, Meadow & Field colors for summer stitching, Modern Design, Mountain & Wood colors for summer stitching, new cross-point patterns, Part I - Cheerful Autumn Colors for stitching, plaid patterns for cross stitch, Winter Reds | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

cross-point ANNUAL Anniversary Sale 2015


CROSS-POINT.COM ANNUAL SPECIAL OFFER  ……to celebrate 19 years of our online presence  – get 20% off during our Annual Sale on all cross-point kits from November 15 through  December 15, 2015. Now is the time to stock up on kits … Continue reading

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cross-point.com – Design of the Month September/October 2015


Design of the Month SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2015 CROSS-POINT – KIT PAIRINGS Above: #KISM-01 and #KIST-01 – most popular colors – Retail $188.00, SPECIAL $150.00 (other color options on the website – see Create your own Pair below) Above: #GRE-05 and 12thC-05 … Continue reading

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cross-point ANNUAL Anniversary Sale 2014


CROSS-POINT.COM ANNUAL SALE  ……to celebrate 18 years of our online presence  – get 20% off during our Annual Sale on all cross-point kits from November 15 through  December 15, 2014. Now is the time to stock up on kits for … Continue reading

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cross-point.com – NEW Design of the Month February 2014


Design of the Month at 20% off Retail FEBRUARY 2014 Pattern: BASILICA The beauty of our Basilica pattern is that it blends so well with a large number of other patterns in the cross-point™ collection. Please visit the cross-point™ website … Continue reading

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cross-point.com – NEW Design of the Month January


Design of the Month at 20% off Retail JANUARY 2014 Pattern: BALOUCH Nomadic Balouch are known for somber, tightly woven saddle bags, wool kilims and other useful objects. Balouch women weave their objects on ground looms – like cross-point™ kits … Continue reading

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Autumn/Winter stitching projects


Autumn/Winter stitching projects With the return of cooler weather and the changes in color in the landscape, I was reminded today that it’s time to make Apple Soup again. (the recipe is on this blog). Next month, November, we will … Continue reading

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