Stitch your Stress Away Update

Barbara has posted stitches for two more patches on her blog. One is for my favorite stitch, T Stitch in a great color variation. Two colors, pink and blue, alternate in lines. I love this stitch because it gives such wonderful texture and is so easy to do. The second is for Byzantine Stitch another [...]

Large Finger-hole Scissors – 12 Days of Needlepoint Gifts

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Good scissors are such a joy to use. You might find your scissors more a pain than a pleasure. I did. And then I found large finger-hole scissors. They made my life so much easier. The only difference between regular scissors, pictured below, and large finger-hole scissors, pictured at the top of the article, is [...]

AMH Keychain – 12 Days of Needlepoint Gifts & Projects

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I know the song properly refers to the 12 days from Christmas to Epiphany (January 6), but you may be looking for gifts for people to give you, or gifts you have a chance of making before Christmas. So for the next 12 days, I’m going to be posting, along with the regular blog posting, [...]

New and Updated at All about Needlepoint

I have been busy the last couple of weeks, adding and updating pages on All about Needlepoint. Here’s a rundown of what’s new: Pearl Cotton Needlepoint Pattern Free Directories Pins Adaptation – Making a Needlepoint Plaid Adaptation – Change Ringing Adaptation – Clumping – formerly this was part of a $5 technique sheet Adaptation – [...]