What's New

-New iOS7 look and feel
-New iPhone homepage and issue details
-Restore purchases fix

As always, if you have any problems at all, please contact us at [email protected]

App Description

Mary Hickmott’s New Stitches is the premier needlework magazine for people passionate about stitching. It’s packed with irresistible Cross stitch as well as other favourites such as Hardanger and Blackwork. Mary’s designs are much-loved by stitchers in the UK and around the world. If you appreciate high quality cross stitch inspired by nature, wildlife, architecture and more you will find each issue inspirational. Every issue includes an in-depth Masterclass from Mary which explores an embroidery technique or theme in depth. All the projects in New Stitches are clearly explained step by step with concise instructions and charts. There are no fractional stitches, or unnecessary back stitch, making each cross stitch design a pleasure to stitch.
New Stitches brings you a range of projects to look forward to each month, from epic masterpieces down to bitesize morsels, all packed with detail and stitching interest to keep your fingers busy. Serving enthusiastic

Paid-for application downloads include one issue of the user’s choice.
Further future issues and back issues can be purchased within the app.
Subscriptions are also available within the application. A subscription will start from the next released issue.

Available subscriptions are:

6 months: £17.99/ US$25.99 (6 issues)
12 months: £34.99/ US$49.99 (12 issues)

-The subscription will renew automatically unless cancelled more than 24 hours before the end of the current period. You will be charged for renewal within 24 hours of the end of the current period, for the same duration and at the current subscription rate for the product.
-You may turn off the auto-renewal of subscriptions through your Account Settings, however you are not able to cancel the current subscription during its active period.
-Payment will charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase and any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when a subscription to that publication is purchased.
Bundles of single issues can be also be bought within the application. To use purchased credits, simply click on the issue price and select ‘use credit’. This allows you to purchase back issues at reduced prices.

Users can register for/ login to a pocketmags account in-app. This will protect their issues in the case of a lost device and allow browsing of purchases on multiple platforms. Existing pocketmags users can retrieve their purchases by logging into their account.

We recommend loading the app for the first time in a wi-fi area so that all issue data is retrieved.
If your app will not load past the splash page after a first install or an update please delete and reinstall the app from the App Store

Help and frequently asked questions be accessed in-app and on pocketmags.
If you have any problems at all please do not hesitate to contact us: [email protected]
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iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • July 29, 2011 Price decrease: $6.99 -> $5.99
  • November 18, 2011 New version 4.1
  • March 31, 2012 New version 4.1.8
  • July 24, 2013 New version 4.9.26
  • December 21, 2013 New version 4.9.37
  • June 23, 2014 New version 4.9.54