Designs and advice for every stitcher

The World of Cross Stitching is the flagship title in our stitching portfolio. Launched in 1997, it is the number one title in the market and the monthly must-buy for stitchers everywhere, whatever their taste and level of stitching experience. Each issue is packed with the very latest news and product round-ups, the best cross stitch designs, expert advice and in-depth technical features. It is regarded as THE trusted authority in the market and each issue comes complete with a free gift. delivers the world’s largest stitching community, with over 47,511 unique users each month and allows even further interaction for the brand’s loyal subscribers.

Look no further than The World of Cross Stitching for the best way to indulge your stitching passion. Embrace your love of craft with Britain’s best-selling stitching mag, packed with so many fresh charts you’ll be spoilt for choice! Whatever your skill level, we’ve projects every stitcher will love. Inspiring ideas for making up your projects? Check. Great giveaways? Got them, here. Advice from the pros?  Our experts are waiting to help you. So learn fab techniques with our tips and inspiration, and be sure to always find something new to enjoy and fun to read. Because we love stitching too!

Ruth Southorn, Editor - The World of Cross Stitching

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UK’s biggest craft portfolio

Total Portfolio Reach: 845K

16 years experience in the craft market



Aimed at a core audience of females aged between 36–70

UK’s No.1 Cross Stitch Magazine, with over 192 Cross Stitch ideas per month

Facebook: 126K

Twitter – 2.3K


Readership: 192K

Circulation: 34.7K

Solus Readership: 38%



Page Impressions: 326,072

Unique Users: 49,844

Average age: 46

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Male: 18%

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