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 […]

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. (copyright Blue Dogwood Designs)

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 […]

Join the Needlepoint Stitching Games

My canvas for stitching games 013. (copyright Painted Pony Designs)

Over at Stitcherie is a clever idea for a year-long project/challenge. It’s called Stitching Games 2013. Joining is simple: Pick a canvas with at least 10 areas for techniques. It must be unstitched but it can be painted or line-drawn. It can also be your own work. You must be able to post pictures of […]