What Was your First Needlepoint Project? – June Giveaway

This giveaway was inspired by one of the responses to last month’s post about how we learned to needlepoint. Priscilla wrote: My grandmother Mimi and my godmother Kappy gave me a needlepoint canvas with a grey donkey already stitched in the middle, and I learned by tent stitching the background. My godmother told me that [...]

Stash Busting Project & Contest

abstract chart for cross stitch design

Connie Barwick, the Cross Stitch Guide at About.com, just published this delightful abstract chart. I just love it. It would make great needlepoint, especially as a stash project. With all the different spaces, you could also do some fun things with different stitches. I’m going to make one and I’d like to challenge you to [...]