The New Zealand Cross Stitch book patterns include new kiwi, tui, kingfisher and little blue penguin designs, each with a native motif. A marlin, pohutukawa sampler and a New Zealand triptych of toi toi, Nikau palm and cabbage tree also feature. Two designs from the Pacific – a tapa cloth and frangipani sampler are also included. Ten kiwiana themed patterns, four greenstone designs and the favourite sheep complete this book. Also handy hints and tips are offered as well as ideas on how to save money finishing and framing the designs when complete.