Free Woven Ribbons Ornament in Two Color Schemes

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SJ Designs makes one of my favorite threads, Confetti, beads, and charming projects. To show them off, the company has created this fee woven ribbons ornaments to be stitched on 13- or 18-mesh canvas. Better yet, you can get it in either traditional Christmas or Hanukkah colors. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2015Some Rights ReservedOriginal content here is published under […]

Laid Stitches – LAS Min-Sock

laidwork needlepoint sampler christmas ornament mini-sock designed by needlepoint expert janet m. perry

Originally posted 2011-04-01 06:53:07. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Laidwork is a fun, if sometimes neglected as “too hard,” needlepoint technique. Quite simply laidwork is a stitch where one thread is laid down on the canvas and then attached to the canvas by another thread in a regular pattern. Sometimes these stitches can be quite […]

Hand-dying Yarn and Fleece – book review

Originally posted 2010-10-14 07:12:51. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Gail Callahan, Storey Publishing, ISBN 978-1-60342-468-4, $18.95 I’m fascinated by dyeing threads and have dyed my own thread and canvas at various times. But most books on dyeing are frustrating to me because they deal with dyeing in quantities too large for the small amounts needed […]