Come Stitch with Me – Celebrate “E” Block

Computer24 by Tink Boord-Dill, used with permission

Originally posted 2008-09-02 07:07:10. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Here’s the center block for the top, a big bold lower case e. The alphabet charted below, is Computer 24 from Tink’s Alphabets Tantalizing and Terrific. The background, below, is Criss-Cross Hungarian with Crosses stitched using a limited edition silk called Brazilian Boa from The Thread […]

Elegant Tablerunner — Free Design

free table runner design from Ziva Needlepoint

Originally posted 2010-11-21 07:27:06. Republished by Blog Post PromoterZiva Needlepoint’s free design for this quarter is this Art Nouveau Mistletoe border. She has done in in Gobelin Stitch using DMC’s Satin Floss for a very elegant and holiday-worthy design. With a Basketweave background matching the cloth, this is so lovely.

Add Needlepoint to this Contemporary Lampshade

needlepoint lamp shade from Lamp Gustaf

Originally posted 2010-03-21 07:34:51. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Lamps can be a difficult thing in a home. All too often you can’t find the right one and when you find one that work physically, it isn’t the right style. That’s what’s so cool about this shade from Lamp Gustaf, a Swedish company. It has […]

Diagonal Mosaic Variation in Log Cabin Sampler

copyright Napa Needlepoint

The second log in the major color uses a nice variation of Diagonal Mosaic that is an easy stitch for anyone to learn. Diagonal Mosaic is often one of the first textured stitches new needlepointers learn. That’s because it is stitched in diagonal rows alternating the Tent Stitch you learned with an extended Tent Stitch […]

Free Alphabet Chart for Bargello Needlepoint

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 […]