Jubilee Needlepoint Free Pattern in Blackwork

Star Cross block, copyright Napa Needlepoint

This week’s block is called Star Cross and features Blackwork. It completes the row with Box and Spool. Blackwork is a great needlepoint technique and ideas for blackwork patterns can be found just about everywhere. This simple variation of the basic Nine-Patch block uses two different blackwork patterns, relieved by triangles of Tent Stitch. The […]

Rhodes Stitch Free Project

rhodes stitch biscornu pincushion from kincavel krosses

Originally posted 2010-06-26 07:19:35. Republished by Blog Post Promoter The Rhodes Stitch (named for legendary stitcher Mary Rhodes) is a very flexible stitch. It can be any size. It can be any shape. It also attracts attention wherever you use it. And for many stitchers learning to make Rhodes Stitches can be a problem. Kincavel […]

New Mystery Project Open for Registration

copyright Needle Delights

The newest mystery project from Needle Delights will be offered through The Shining Needle Society and is now open for registration. The name of the piece is Starstruck and this picture is just a small piece of the design. There are six color schemes available and threads include: Watercolours, overdyed floss and silk, solid silks, […]