Irish Stitch (Bargello) Wallet

Originally posted 2008-09-29 07:32:08. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI found a post this morning on a blog “My Crazy RevWar Life” about a charming wallet made in Irish Stitch, which is another name for Bargello, usually applied to Bargello on cloth. In the post she includes link to instructions on how to stitch Bargello, the […]

Needlepoint Inspiration – National Parks Posters

vintage national parks travel poster

The beauty of America’s National Parks has inspired artist of all kinds (think of photographer Ansel Adams’ classic pictures of Yosemite). It can also inspire you and your needlepoint. Today I’ll point you to some delightful sites with great ideas for needlepoint. The WPA (Works Progess Administration) was an organization during The Depression that allowed […]

Celebrate “C” – Come Stitch with Me!

C block for the Celebrate! Come Stitch with Me Needlepoint Sampler

Originally posted 2008-08-18 06:30:12. Republished by Blog Post Promoter This is the first stitch in Celebrate!, a needlepoint stitch sampler. It will go into the left block in the top row. The alphabet I used for this stitch is available free on the Internet. It is Americana 18 from Tink Boord-Dill. The chart for the […]