from Canada on 06/08/2021 - Love it I just love all the patterns from Blackbird Designs but this is my first time purchasing one of their books. I was not disappointed. Beautiful patterns and gorgeous photos. Great service as always from 123Stitch.
from United States on 07/22/2020 Beautiful patterns and the fast service was phenomenal.
from United States on 06/27/2018 - Great assortment for gifting Fabulous quality pattern book filled with a good assortment of smalls for quick stitching/gifting as well as a few medium sized pieces. Very thorough instructions for finishing your pieces as well as templates. They also include item numbers for Hobby Lobby boxes and clear charts with full alphabets and easy to read keys.
from United States on 06/12/2017 Looking forward to stitching a straw Berry
from United States on 03/09/2016 - Prompt service, beautiful product! Exactly what I ordered! Received it quickly and in excellent condition.
from United States on 04/30/2015 - Makes nice gift. Lovely colors. Fast to stitch up. Items are small enough you can use left over fabric from other projects. cjh
from United States on 04/07/2015 - New book from Blackbird Designs Love this new book from Blackbird Designs. Great designs with beautiful colors and mAny projects that won't take tons of hours to make!
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