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Win our Birds & Berries collection with The World of Cross Stitching magazine!

It’s giveaway time! This month don’t miss the opportunity to win one of our most beloved collections.
18 lucky readers of The World of Cross Stitching will receive the entire series of Birds & Berries charts. Six wonderful designs in total for each winner!

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Included in the prize is (in the image above, from top-left to bottom-right): Eurasian Bullfinch and Rowan, Rose-breasted Grosbeak and Elderberry, Northern Cardinal and Snowberry, Azure Tit and Blueberries, Mountain Bluebird and Blackcurrant, Blue Jay and Mistletoe.

To enter the competition, buy a copy of The World of Cross Stitching issue 247 and follow the instructions indicated on page 83.
The giveaway is open to UK residents only, for legal reasons, and ends October 6th, 2016.

Good luck everyone! ;-)

 

Out of office for Valtopina 2016

Due to our presence at the needlework exhibition in Valtopina, we will be out of the office from August 30th until September 7th.
You can still place orders during this time, but we may not be able to manage any issues or answer any queries until our return. We apologize in advance for any delays or inconvenience this may cause.

Thank you for your patience,
the Ajisai Press team

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Dog with Butterfly – A brand new design for RicAmare magazine

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We are very excited to show you a preview of another new design included in the current issue of RicAmare, available in all Italian newsstands!

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Pictures left and above:

RicAmare – July/August 2016
The chart for the Dog with Butterfly design
is currently available exclusively
in this month’s issue of the magazine


UPDATE – September 2017

The design is now available as a single chart in digital download, here: Dog with Butterfly

Upcoming needlework shows in Italy

Our blackwork embroideries will be on show at the following events:

  • FILI MAGICI – 5th Edition

Needlework exhibition in the Renaissance Della Rovere Castle in Vinovo, near Turin (Piedmont, Italy).
57 Italian and French exhibitors will show 54 different techniques of embroidery and lace.

FILI MAGICI 2016


Castello della Rovere, Vinovo (TO), Italy

Dates and schedule: from 20/05/2016 to 22/05/2016
Friday 20 May 2016: from 15.00 to 19.30
Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 May 2016: from 9.30 to 19.00

Entrance: 5,00 Euros (free for children under 12)

FOR MORE INFO:
Website: www.filimagici-vinovo.it
Email: Gisella Tamagno – gisellarte@gmail.com


Fili Magici 2014

Above: some pics of the previous edition of Fili Magici

  • DI FILO IN FILO – 15th Edition

Textile art fair hosted in the Filatoio Rosso, the oldest silk factory in Europe, built in 1676-1678 by Giovanni Girolamo Galleani, and now museum.

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Filatoio Rosso, Caraglio (CN), Italy

Dates and schedule: from 11/06/2016 to 12/06/2016
Saturday 11 June 2016: from 14.00 to 19.00
Sunday 12 June 2016: from 9.00 to 19.00

Entrance: Free

FOR MORE INFO:
Website: www.comune.caraglio.cn.it


Filatoio Rosso - Caraglio

Filatoio Rosso – Caraglio

  • MOSTRA DEL RICAMO E DEL TESSUTO – VALTOPINA – 17th Edition

Embroidery and textile exhibition in Valtopina, near Perugia, in the beautiful Umbrian region.
The event will host nearly 90 exhibitors from Italy and from many foreign countries.

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Valtopina (PG), Italy

Dates and schedule: from 02/09/2016 to 04/09/2016
Friday 2 September 2016: 10.30-13.00/15.00-20.00
Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 September 2016: 9.00-13.00/15.00-20.00

Entrance: 6,00 Euros

FOR MORE INFO:
Website: www.mostravaltopina.it
Email: ricamovaltopina@libero.it


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