Your Questions Answered Wishes granted Request a design and our resident design expert, Jenny, might just chart it for you… Highest honour Cherry wants to celebrate her granddaughter’s special award 10 10 I wonder if Jenny might be able to design an award for my granddaughter who is about to achieve Scouting’s/Guiding’s highest honour – Queen’s Badge. She was lucky enough to have her Gold DofE badge actually presented by the Duke of Edinburgh at his very last presentation ceremony last year. Many thanks! Q Queen’s Badge key Cross stitch in two strands 10 DMC Anchor Madeira blanc 444 666 799 2 291 46 145 2402 106 210 910 white yellow red blue Z i < 8 Backstitch in one strand 444 291 106 yellow ––––– Cherry Sloane, via email 30 high x 31 wide 14 HPI (28-count evenweave) – 5.5x5.5cm (2 x2 in) STITCH COUNT DESIGN AREA Congratulations are definitely in order! I hope this design is exactly what you’re looking for. Jenny: 10 A This design was stitched using DMC stranded cotton Please note: Jenny can only fit in fairly small designs and for copyright reasons she is unable to chart logos, or characters from films and TV. STITCHING Searching HELP! Please could you tell me what issue this gift came with please, so that I can buy it on the app and complete the kit? I have the kit but not the pattern. Thank you! Q Don’t forget to send all your stitchy questions and design requests in to us! Email us at: Jasmine Freeborn, via Facebook theworldofxstitching@ immediate.co.uk Hannah E: Write to: A Of course, Jasmine! You’ll find this sweet set of designs in issue 253 (April 2017) by StarJamforKids on pages 8-9, which you can download via our app. I hope you enjoy stitching these woodland animals and making them up into your pretty patterned cards in the kit! Have fun! Ask the Experts, The World of Cross Stitching, Immediate Media Co, Eagle House, Colston Avenue, Bristol BS1 4ST Birthday birdie Send in queries via social media: Betty is after a small pattern of an African parrot for a card www.facebook.com/ theworldofcrossstitching A little birthday birdie www.instagram.com/ worldofcrossstitching I was thinking of cross stitching something for my friend’s birthday. Do you know where I could find a fairly small pattern of an African parrot? featured an African Grey Parrot in issue 262 (Dec 2017) as our Pet of the Month! It’s the perfect size for a card and you could layer it with some pretty paper to complement the colours, like we did. You can download this issue as a digital edition via our app. Q Betty George, Facebook You’re in luck, Betty – we actually Hannah F: A www.gathered.how/woxs 35 The World of Cross Stitching
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