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 […]

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 […]

Needlepoint & Tours

Victoria C Frank was at the recent TNNA show and spoke with several people about her needlepoint retreat/tour business. I wanted to let you know about them because they sound wonderful. Not only are the locations great and the accommodations first class, there is lot of value added to each trip. For example, November’s trip […]

Maple Leaf Rag – Beginning Bargello Sneak Peek

Beginning Bargello Sampler

Originally posted 2008-10-09 08:45:51. Republished by Blog Post Promoter This is a picture of one of my current projects, Maple Leaf Rag, a sampler to teach people Bargello. It’s based on a quilt block and each “patch” has a different Bargello pattern. Six of the eight patches have stitching. The remaining ones will have a […]