Mosaic Stitch Necklace – Free Pattern from Ziva Needlepoint

The free pattern for this necklace is from Ziva Needlepoint Designs.

Ziva Needlepoint Design‘s newsletter came out yesterday with this wonderful City Mosaics needlepoint Necklace. It’s part of her Ziva Vogue line. It’s a great contemporary design that is stitched in Mosaic and Tent Stitch. The model is stitched in silver and pewter metallics accented with bright bold colors. But I can see it in so [...]

Kennan Stitch Tutorial


Originally posted 2009-10-10 06:51:12. Republished by Blog Post Promoter There aren’t many stitches that baffle me, but Kennan Stitch is one. That’s why I’m so grateful for this needlepoint stitch of the week tutorial by Rittenhouse Needlepoint I found while catching up on blog reading. I particularly like the way the samples are done in [...]


Originally posted 2009-09-13 07:43:05. Republished by Blog Post PromoterAs readers of this blog know, I am in the middle of an intensive treatment for a chronic diseases I’ve had for over 50 years. What I haven’t said is that stress of any kind is extremely harmful to my treatment. This goes so far that I’m [...]

Bargello Challenge – Virtual Book Tour Stop

Originally posted 2008-07-01 20:47:14. Republished by Blog Post PromoterCyn Davis (her blog is Cyn’s Stitches) and I did a Bargello Challenge this month for my stop at her blog on my Virtual Book Tour. There are two posts on her blog about it. One is by me and describes the idea behind the challenge and [...]

Snowflake Twinchy Charts

needlepoint blackwork pattern free of snowflake

Originally posted 2009-01-21 06:00:53. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Remember this Twinchy from the December Twinchy Challenge? I wasn’t able to do the charts because I had packed away the manual I needed. I found it and charted four snowflakes for you. To make the Twinchy mark out a 2″ square area and stitch it [...]