Stitch your Stash – Progress & Blocks 4 & 5

Stitch your Stash around the World Needlepoint Sampler

Originally posted 2008-08-16 06:38:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I’ve been working hard on my Stitch your Stash around the World Sampler, which has been posted on Create Needlepoint, Barbara Bergston’s wonderful blog. The picture above has Blocks 1 & 2 complete, Block 3 mostly complete and a start on Block 4. I’m having great [...]

Silk Gauze – Try It You’ll Like It!

18- mesh silk gauze for needlepoint

Originally posted 2009-05-22 08:32:38. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I have always been afraid to use silk gauze. First there’s the eye thing — I don’t do well with magnifiers. Second there’s the mesh size thing, I tend not to like things which are that delicate and small. But Kreinik has taken silk gauze out [...]

Product Review – Backgrounds CD

Originally posted 2008-08-07 09:10:09. Republished by Blog Post PromoterBACKGROUNDS CD, Volume 1, Ruth Schmuff and Janice McGuire, self-published, 2008. I loved Ruth’s two disks of stitches. I like them so much I even made a spreadsheet of all the stitches so I could find them easily. So imagine my delight when I found out a [...]