Two Fun New Stitches

Originally posted 2012-10-14 07:19:55. Republished by Blog Post Promoter At The Needleworks’ blog a new series called “Share a Stitch Sunday” started recently. Colleen, the owner of this marvelous shop in Austin, TX, began with a delightful stitch (with several variations), The Baroness, created for her by Tony Minieri. Called The Baroness, it was used […]

Log Cabin Needlepoint Sampler Free Design

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This week we’ll begin the Log Cabin Needlepoint Sampler Free Design with the corner block. It’s stitched using the metallic thread using a delightful 4×4 Cross Stitch called Bound Cross, below. The diagram shows the layers of the stitch. First three stitches in one direction are made. They are then crossed with three stitches in […]

Make the Tag the Gift with this Needlepoint

Noodle Tags from Jen Funk-Weber

Originally posted 2010-12-11 07:53:36. Republished by Blog Post Promoter My friend Jen Funk-Weber is currently showcasing a number of small projects that you can finish in time for Christmas giving. I’m delighted by this clever idea for making dangling needlepoint gift tags, she calls “Noodle Tags.” It’s a creative way to use up small pieces […]