Print Needlepoint Canvas on your Inkjet Printer

Originally posted 2008-07-15 08:24:16. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Over the weekend I learned about this great blog post from Judy Heim. It gives you step-by-step instructions for printing a needlepoint canvas on you inkjet printer. (scroll down past the copyright notice to get the instructions. I tried doing this several years ago, with MUCH [...]

Offset Chevron Bargello Ornament Free Project

Braided Stripe Quilt, copyright Anne & Will

This Offset Chevron Bargello Ornament Free Project is so easy, you’ll start it tonight and have it finished tomorrow. Inspired by a modern quilt, pictured here, diagonal lines of Straight Gobelin change directions along an off-center line. Our design creates a stronger line because all the diagonal rows will start and stop along a straight [...]

Stitching a Sweater

Knitting or Stockinette Stitch

Originally posted 2011-07-16 07:13:40. Republished by Blog Post Promoter If you’ve been needlepointing awhile, you’ve probably come across some stitches that look like knitting. Two popular ones are Diagonal Knitting and Kalem. My problem with them is that they seem to big for the tiny sweaters I find on my needlepoint. Ass a result, I [...]