How to stamp stitches

I've been cross stitching since I was 12 years old, and yet my projects tend to be long, dawdling epics that often take months or years to finish! So I'm loving this quick-way to stamp cross stitches in seconds.

Cross stitch stamp

I first stumbled upon this while looking for craft inspiration on Craftzine today... and really like the idea... turn a simple pencil with eraser on the end into a rubber stamp to give everything a liberal sprinkling of stamped cross stitches.

Get the full tutorial on craft blog Zakka Life - they've used this to make a sweet faux-stitched birthday card.