Fire & Ice Update from Stitchlady

Originally posted 2008-10-17 07:54:13. Republished by Blog Post PromoterStitchlady has updated her blog with a post about her project from Seminar by Sue Reed called Fire & Ice. I just love it. The piece has taken the tired and true Log Cabin Pattern and used it as a way to teach different methods of shading [...]

Seasonal Needlepoint Stitching

What with finishing deadlines stitchers often find themselves stitching Christmas ornaments in summer or hearts under the Christmas tree. Even so we long for some seasonal needlepoint stitching. My friend Cindy came up with a clever idea and shared it with me at my ANG meeting over the weekend. Each month she has a theme. [...]

Final TNNA Notes

Originally posted 2011-01-11 19:52:26. Republished by Blog Post PromoterNeedledeeva has some cute Halloween cupcakes with a stitch guide by Cynthia Thomas. Speaking of Halloween, Once in a Blue Moon has a great silhouette of a haunted house. The great stitcher and designer, dede Ogden is supposed to have a new book coming out in April [...]

CAThedral – Great Free Year-long Needlepoint Project

This charming cat is the basis of Blue Dogwood's 2013 free project.

A cat in front of a cathedral window, that’s the them of this great free year-long needlepoint project from Blue Dogwood Designs. Each month, you get instructions for a new part of the design. This month the lesson covers how to set up your canvas and transfer the design. YOu can find it here. Transferring [...]

Free Pattern Alert – Interesting Cross Stitch to Adapt

Mondrian-inspired design from Cross Me Not

Originally posted 2010-08-23 07:10:52. Republished by Blog Post PromoterDenise over at Craft Gossip is the most wonderful source of alerts for free patterns for all kinds of needlework. Over the weekend she posted lots of great free cross stitch patterns. There were three I want to single out for you to give you some ideas [...]