Studio Koekoek blog

At this blog we share our love for cross stitch and punch needle with you. You can read tips, tricks and tutorials on how to get started or improve your skils. We also highlight great cross stitch supplies and fun designs. Furthermore, you can find the occasional free cross stitch patterns and links to other great DIY ideas.

We always love to hear from you whether you are a starter at cross stitch, an intermediate stitcher or expert. Let us know what you like or miss on this cross stitch blog. We also welcome creative bloggers to contact us for collaborations.

Cross Stitch Tutorials | Punch Needle Tutorials | Inspiration & Gift Ideas

Learn all about Cross Stitching in a plane | Tips for what embroidery tools you can bring in the cabin and what to cross stitch while flying

2019-05-28T13:16:42+02:00

Learn all about Cross Stitching in a plane | Tips for what you can bring with you in the cabin and what to make while traveling Flights are perfect to learn new crafts and enjoy some hours [...]

Learn all about Cross Stitching in a plane | Tips for what embroidery tools you can bring in the cabin and what to cross stitch while flying2019-05-28T13:16:42+02:00

What is GOTS certified Punch Needle Canvas and why is it important? | Learn all about ecological punch needle foundation fabrics

2019-04-07T22:08:23+02:00

What is GOTS certified Punch Needle Canvas and why is it important? We spend a great deal of time finding the best ecological fabric for our punch needle kits. As many people in the world, we are deeply [...]

What is GOTS certified Punch Needle Canvas and why is it important? | Learn all about ecological punch needle foundation fabrics2019-04-07T22:08:23+02:00

How to use the Clover Punch Needle Instructions | Tips and tricks for working with the Clover Embroidery Stitching Tool and Refill Needles

2019-03-18T12:20:45+02:00

How to use the Clover Punch Needle Instructions You may have read our punch needle tutorial for beginners and learned a lot about how to punch needle and how you can avoid the most common issues. In this [...]

How to use the Clover Punch Needle Instructions | Tips and tricks for working with the Clover Embroidery Stitching Tool and Refill Needles2019-03-18T12:20:45+02:00

Top tips for cross stitching on black Aida fabric or dark cross stitch cloth | How to embroider on dark fabrics

2019-03-07T16:11:12+02:00

Top tips for cross stitching on black Aida fabric or dark cross stitch cloth Cross stitching on black fabric or dark embroidery cloth give stunning results! Your embroidery floss colors will pop in your hoop. And when using more [...]

Top tips for cross stitching on black Aida fabric or dark cross stitch cloth | How to embroider on dark fabrics2019-03-07T16:11:12+02:00

Help! My punch needle loops do not stay in my fabric | Troubleshouting Tips to avoid punch loops are pulling out

2019-03-13T12:53:00+02:00

Help! My punch needle loops do not stay in my fabric! Most beginners at punch needle embroidery experience their punch needle loops pulling out from their fabric. In this blog you can learn how you can avoid punch [...]

Help! My punch needle loops do not stay in my fabric | Troubleshouting Tips to avoid punch loops are pulling out2019-03-13T12:53:00+02:00