Frequently Asked Questions
Are you publishing new magazine issues?
The Gift of Stitching was published between 2006-2012 and we published 72 issues in total. We currently only sell the back issues from those years.
Can I purchase the back issues in print form?
No. The magazines are sold as digital downloads only. We do not print and post. We do this to keep costs down and to reach the widest cross stitch audience possible.
Are the back issues in colour?
Yes, each issue is in full colour. The actual cross stitch charts are in black and white though as this helps save ink printing.
I didn't receive the email with the download link. What do I do?
First check your spam box, it may be there.
I'm having trouble downloading the back issue file. What do I do?
I'm trying to download the magazine file to my iPad and it's not working. What do I do?
It can be tricky downloading ZIP files onto a smart device like an iPad. We can provide an alternative link for downloading the individual PDF files. Please contact us for this link.
Where can I download the free issue?
Download the free issue here.
How much do the back issues cost?
Please have a look in our shop to see the different bundles and prices.
Are the Christmas Issues included in the 72 Issue Bundle?
Yes! The 72 Issues Bundle includes every issue we ever published between 2006-2012.
What issue is this "chart" in?
Are you looking for a chart that you once saw in one of the back issues? It may be a good idea to join our Facebook Group and ask there. Someone will definitely help you find that pattern.
How big is the magazine file?
The file which contains the 72 issues of magazine is a zip file and is approximately 400 megabytes.
What type of files are the magazine issues?
The file which you download containing the magazine issues is a zip file.
I'm using an iPad or iPhone. How do I save the magazines onto my device?
Please follow these instructions.