Stitch your Stress Away Update

Originally posted 2009-02-09 05:23:38. Republished by Blog Post PromoterBarbara has posted the latest patch to the sampler on her blog. It’s Diagonal Scotch, one of my favorite stitches. She has alternated rows in two colors, but you can also make another fun stitch, Hesitation Stitch by only making the shortest stitches in each row a […]

What Makes Something Scrap Bag Needlepoint?

amish quilt needlepoint designed by needlepoint expert janet m perry

Because of the upcoming Stash Busting Needlepoint Club, I’ve been getting questions about what these projects might be. I thought I’d take today’s post to explain a little bit about my philosophy for making (and designing) stash busting projects. My motivation for learning to use my stash had its origins in many things. First I […]