Needlepoint Learning for Kids from Orna

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Originally posted 2011-06-08 07:01:35. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Awhile ago, I told you about Orna’s delightful new venture, Gatherings, that packages a lovely bracelet for groups (think guilds, classes or parties). Her second offerings in the series has just come out, and it’s a simply fantastic idea! Many of us wonder about getting kids [...]

Learn 25 Byzantine Stitches in this Cyberclass

Although their zig-zag pattern is a strong one, Byzantine Stitches, and their close variation Jacquard, are very useful and delightful stitches. They are also the next class in my popular 25 Stitches Cyberclass series, beginning August 15. In this three-lesson class, for only $25, you’ll not only learn 25 great versions of these stitches, you’ll [...]

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 [...]

LAS Mini-sock – Cashmere Variations

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Originally posted 2011-06-21 07:22:23. Republished by Blog Post Promoter There are so many possible variations of Cashmere Stitch, it was hard to limit it to just five. This mini-sock takes its color scheme from the multi-colored Watercolours in block 4. This shade is called Raspberry Sherbet (I don’t see it, but I love the color). [...]