Blending Old & New Dyelots Seamlessly

Originally posted 2011-08-24 07:07:32. Republished by Blog Post PromoterYou know the feeling, you are going to run out of thread before the project is finished. You’ve already starting stitching, so you can’t use my stripes method (explained in the link). What do you do when you’re using a stranded thread? First off stop stitching this [...]

Lines in your Basketweave?

Does your Basketweave have lines (copyright Needlepoint for Fun)?

Today’s guest post is from Needlepoint for Fun‘s Brenda Stimpson, who tells us why you Basketweave might not look as good as it should and what you can do about it. *********** Needlepoint for Fun regularly gets comments from stitchers saying they are seeing diagonal “lines” forming on the front of their basketweave stitching. If [...]

What Are Japan Threads?

new japan rainf colors

Originally posted 2011-07-11 07:15:33. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Japan Thread is a term for a type of metallic thread that is similar to the metals used in traditional metallic embroidery. Over the past several years Kreinik has greatly increased the number of colors of Japan Thread available (the picture is of the four newest) [...]