Issue 109 of Gold is packed with beautifully detailed stitching projects to enjoy this spring. Our cover star – Lesley Teare’s vibrant peacock – will be a treat to bring to life in rich threads, along with her striking hollyhocks cushion. There’s also a pretty daisy chain basket from Durene Jones, and gorgeous woodland rabbit design by Amanda Gregory. For gift ideas, stitch our adorable wedding sampler, and fun cat cushion, which children and adults alike will love. Also, check out our feature on fabrics, and don't miss your chance to scoop some top stitching prizes!