Anna Maria’s Needleworks Notebook – book review

John Wiley & Sons, ISBN: 978-1-118-35997-6. $21.99 Anna Maria Horner is well-known for her quilting, fabric design, and blog. Earlier this year she added needlepoint designer to her accomplishments with her line of kits for Anchor. This new book covers four needlework techniques (cross stitch, needlepoint, embroidery, and crewel) with several projects in her bright [...]

Come Stitch with Me – Name & Date Block

seven stitch alphabet for needlepoint or cross stitch

Originally posted 2008-12-17 08:16:20. Republished by Blog Post Promoter The last thing to do on your sampler is to sign and date it, which I finished last night. I modified my initials to make them into a monogram using this alphabet, Bungalow, which I designed several years ago. (Click on the picture to get the [...]

Rittenhouse Needlepoint’s Stitch of the Week – Hungarian

pei pyramid at louvre

Originally posted 2009-04-04 05:35:50. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThis week Rittenhouse Needlepoint features Hungarian Stitch as the stitch of the week. Hungarian is a great stitch and one which every stitcher should know and use. There are a couple of applications where it’s just perfect, better than any other stitch. Do you need something which [...]