Skip to content
Free Shipping for Any Purchase over $60
Free Shipping for Any Purchase over $60

Inspirations Magazine #123

Availability: Translation missing: en.general.icons.icon_check_circle icon 4 in stock, ready to be shipped

Notify me when back in stock

Fall in love with a three-dimensional fairy penguin by new contributor Carolyn Stanton as well as a stunning goldwork piece by Hand and Lock Open Textile Art winner Hannah Mansfield.

Helen M. Stevens celebrates twenty years of projects in Inspirations magazine, and you’ll also enjoy superb stumpwork, surface, counted and silk ribbon embroidery designs.

Featured Projects

'Inspirations Issue 123' features the following projects:

  • Campanula & Butterflies by Di van Niekerk
    Botanical study enhanced with stumpwork and silk ribbon embroidery
  • Buttercups by Hannah Mansfield
    Exquisite goldwork brooch showcasing innovative techniques
  • Beautiful Budgies by Melissa Horton
    Cute pair of companionable budgerigars in surface embroidery
  • Floe the Fairy Penguin by Carolyn Stanton
    Fun doorstop in the form of a delightful, felt fairy penguin
  • Strawberry Feast by Anna Scott
    Gorgeous stumpwork strawberry plant with white blossoms and ripe berries
  • Bright Spark by Carol Mullan
    Linen covers for magnifying lamps with Nordic-style counted whitework
  • Changing Colour by Colleen Goy
    Richly coloured threadpainting depicting autumn leaves floating towards the ground
  • Greater Bird of Paradise by Helen M. Stevens
    Masterpiece utilising the wonderful characteristics of filament silk


Dimensions: 297mm x 230mm | 96 pages, tear-out pattern sheet


July 2024



For 28 years and counting, Inspirations continues to set the standard as the world’s most beautiful needlework magazine. Published quarterly and sold globally into more than 45 countries, each issue features exceptional designs showcased with stunning photography, detailed techniques and complete step-by-step instructions.