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Australian Cross Stitch
Author:Gillian Souter
Extent:128 pages
Trim size:279 x 216 mm
Illustrations:over 100 designs in colour charts & images

Sample pages
Sample pages

For all those stitchers who have been awaiting a collection of great Australiana cross stitch designs - here it is! Over 100 stunning designs of Australian birds and animals, flora and landscapes are shown in full colour with clear charts and keys. The projects range from simple, quick-to-stitch motifs to elaborate samplers and realistic depictions. For the novice, the book includes basic cross stitch instructions. This is the sixth cross stitch book from renowned craft writer Gillian Souter, author of the hugely successful Storybook Cross Stitch series.


Birds - lorikeets * lyrebird * wrens * honeyeaters * black swan * fairy penguins * kookaburras * pink cockatoos * sunbird * rosellas * and more

Animals - koalas* wombats * sugar gliders * kangaroos * platypus * pygmy possum * frilled lizard * echidna * butterflies * and more

Wildflowers - wattle * flannel flowers * waratahs * blue water lily * a bouquet * plus three worksheets in colour schemes

Sealife - an array of tropical fish * seadragons * whale * dolphins * seals and more

Landscapes - Uluru * Cradle Mountain * Sydney Opera House * The Pinnacles * The Apostles * Canberra's Parliament House * Barossa Vineyards * Great Barrier Reef

Samplers & Repeats - birth announcement * counting sampler * map of Australia * birth flowers * plus many charming repeat motifs and mini-motifs

Also: Stitching Techniques, Stockists, Conversion chart, Index


The koala, lorikeets and bouquet
are three examples of the designs
included in Australian Cross Stitch