Classic Needlepoint Recharted – Monday Series

needlepoint shell chart, designed by Anne Orr

Originally posted 2009-08-24 06:50:15. Republished by Blog Post PromoterFor the next several Mondays (more or less), I’m going to have a series of classic needlepoint designs recharted for you all. The designs are taken from a 1938 magazine packed full of stitched needlepoint designed by Anne Orr. You might be wondering who Ann was. Born [...]

New Needlepoint Products — Charted Needlepoint & Whole-Stitch Cross Stitch

Originally posted 2011-10-15 07:26:36. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThere are lots of amazing new charts out, including a couple of Cross Stitch charts I have to tell you about. DebBee’s Designs has lovely new additions to Diamond Delights and Glitz & Glamour. Opals is the newest Glitz piece. It’s amazing to me how she has [...]

April 2014 New Needlepoint Products

sulky cotton petites in needlepoint

With a big trade show (TNNA) early next month, companies are already showing off great new products. There’s sure to be lots more. Even so, these exciting new releases have me asking some to hide my credit cards. Painted & Charted Canvas Labors of Love has some great new designs. I’m particularly fond of a [...]

Laura Perin’s Mini Mystery #3 – Free Ornament Design

Originally posted 2011-12-19 07:06:52. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI’m afraid I’m woefully behind on doing Laura’s three delightful mini ornaments. I haven’t even finished the first one yet. But today and last Monday she has posted the instructions and charts for the last and smallest of the ornaments. Part 1 is here. Part 2 can [...]

Two Little Stars – Free Vintage Needlepoint Charts

two-snoeflakes

Originally posted 2011-05-15 06:56:40. Republished by Blog Post Promoter These two small start patterns are adapted from a book of vintage needlepoint projects. I like them because they are small but intriguingly complex. The smaller one is the larger one with smaller arms, so they work together well. You can use them in many ways, [...]