Offset Chevron Bargello Ornament Free Project

Braided Stripe Quilt, copyright Anne & Will

This Offset Chevron Bargello Ornament Free Project is so easy, you’ll start it tonight and have it finished tomorrow. Inspired by a modern quilt, pictured here, diagonal lines of Straight Gobelin change directions along an off-center line. Our design creates a stronger line because all the diagonal rows will start and stop along a straight [...]

Jubliee Free Needlepoint Sampler – Textured Stitches

Sawtooth, copyright Napa Needlepoint

Sawtooth can be found in the middle row below Dolley Madison Star. It uses textured stitches. Textured stitches are one of the real delights of needlepoint. They add interest to your canvas, create different impressions and provide the stitcher with a much more interesting project than simply doing Tent Stitch. When using textured stitches on [...]

Fall Needlepoint Products 2014

The newest Fall needlepoint products bring delightful painted canvases, new charts, a new kitmaker, and some delightful stitching accessories. Painted Canvases Voila has added some new geometric canvases sized for clutches. They each have matching belt canvases. Ashley Bradley has added a series of sugar skill in pillow-size 10″ square projects with checked borders. The [...]