Needlepoint Tips

Originally posted 2011-10-26 07:14:39. Republished by Blog Post PromoterHere are some great needlepoint tips and facts I’ve come across recently. If you need to clean out canvas holes after ripping out thread, instead of buying a specialized tool, try wrapping some masking tape around your fingers and pressing it gently to the ripped out area. […]

Using Needlepoint in your Christmas Decorations

needlepoint christmas stockings

Not everyone has tons of needlepoint for Christmas, as I do. Whether your collection is small or large, there are clever ways to use your needlepoint throughout the home to make it festive. If you have more than one tree, and lots of ornaments, make theme trees. These don’t have to just have needlepoint ornaments […]

24 for 24

copyright Beth Robertson &Suzanne Howren

Size 24 is Kreinik’s newest size of metallic braid. Made specifically for 13-mesh canvas, you may not have used it. Kreinik has published a great little booklet of ideas for using this thread. It’s written by Suzanne Howren and the late Beth Robertson. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2014Some Rights ReservedOriginal content here is published under these license terms: X License Type:Non-commercial, […]

More Hardanger Tips- Tricks and Fix-its PLUS Care and Feeding Review

copyright Carol Pederson

Carol Pedersen, self-published, comb-bound, 2014 If you don’t stitch Hardanger, why buy this book? The answer is quite simple it has tons of great “care and feeding” information you won’t easily find elsewhere. The first half of the book covers hardanger and while the technical tips I didn’t understand, the information about tools was fantastic! […]