1. Relaxation and Stress Relief: Halloween can be a hectic time with all the preparations of costumes for the kiddos and making sure festivities have plenty of food (and must be displayed super cute, too). Cross stitching allows you to unwind and escape from the chaos of the season. The repetitive motion of stitching can be soothing and help reduce stress and anxiety.
2. Creative Expression: Cross stitching provides an opportunity to express your creativity and create unique and personalized Halloween crafts. Need a thoughtless design? Grab a beginner pattern. Need something to carry you through several days (or all month)? Choose a more complex design. With a wide range of patterns available in the shop, you can choose designs that reflect your style and even add a personalized touch to your home.
3. Sense of Accomplishment: Completing a cross stitch project gives you a sense of achievement and satisfaction. Seeing your finished creation displayed in your home or giving it as a gift to someone special can be incredibly rewarding. All of my cross stitch designs are designed to finished fairly quickly with very little skills. This is the reason I started Dandelion Stitchery!