Seasonal Needlepoint Stitching

Originally posted 2013-01-31 07:33:56. Republished by Blog Post Promoter What with finishing deadlines stitchers often find themselves stitching Christmas ornaments in summer or hearts under the Christmas tree. Even so we long for some seasonal needlepoint stitching. My friend Cindy came up with a clever idea and shared it with me at my ANG meeting […]

An Unexpected Choice of Threads

Can you guess the wool used here?

Originally posted 2010-07-02 07:34:43. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Renaissance Dyeing makes a lovely line of crewel-weight wool. It’s very soft and is naturally dyed. Those of your who know something about dying will know that bright modern colors are not something you expect from fibers dyed with plant and animal material. Those bright colors […]