Susan Bates

Textile Designer


to my website, featuring some of my embroidery designs.

I work for lots of different cross stitch and embroidery magazines, as an embroidery designer.


I currently work for Immediate Media Co.  producing cross stitch designs which readers can then make for themselves using the charts featured in the magazines.


My work regularily appears in these magazines:


I also designed for the Turkish company 'Tuva Publishing'.


I regularily design for their embroidery magazine

 'DMC Kanavice'.


I have also published 4 books so far with with Tuva Publishing. My most recent book is called 'Hearts, Birds and Flowers'.


My 3 previous books are the 'Cross Stitch Sampler Book', 'Cross Stitch Prayer Rugs' and 'Floral Elegance'.


I have had my embroidery designs featured

in other magazines, such as:



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