Originally posted 2012-02-20 06:53:27. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThanks to the blog, Retro Renovation, we have a long (almost 15 minutes) seqment on Bargello. She shows examples of the stitching (including these great boots), she talks about the history of Bargello, show us how to start stitching and then shows us a lovely Jack-in-the-Pulpit design […]
Originally posted 2012-03-10 06:58:41. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Hildegard is the first of my mini Bargello patterns. They are sized and stitched to fit into Sudberry’s charming Mini Boxes. The design is adapted from one in a Bargello book by JO Christensen. You can stitch this design tonight and give it as a gift […]
Originally posted 2010-10-16 07:03:18. Republished by Blog Post PromoterSigning your needlepoint can be a real puzzler. If you are doing a piece that has Tent Stitch on it, there are many options for signing (in the linked post, I’ve talked about them). Another option is to use labels or cards and keep them with the […]
Originally posted 2012-03-23 07:28:36. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThese embroidered necklaces from A Alicia aren’t my style, I’m more traditional. They do show a really creative use of small buts of Bargello. Thanks to my daughter who finds these, and many other delightful things on the blog design sponge.
Originally posted 2009-07-16 07:38:07. Republished by Blog Post Promoter My friend, Althea, has just released the ebook version of her Bargello Christmas Ornaments. That’s the cover above. The ornaments have been available singly for download, each for one week only, on her blog. They are witty original designs that make you want to go out […]