Bath Mosaic Needlepoint – Borders 2

needlepoint blackwork pattern, roman mosaic, designed by janet perry

Originally posted 2009-08-20 06:36:20. Republished by Blog Post Promoter The next two borders in the needlepoint reproduction of the Bath Mosaic combine Tent Stitch and Backstitch. Each will be shown as a straight border and then as the corner. The first border is made up of Backstitched squares with Tent Stitch squares in three colors […]

Plan Ahead – Free Needlepoint Design

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Originally posted 2010-08-16 07:14:35. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Besides the fact that this could be the motto for my life, there is great wit in this glasses case design from Star. It’s also how I always fear my lettering will turn out Not needing another glasses case (my glasses are a flakey size and […]

Berlinwork Cushion – Free Designs (3 of 4)

berlinwork garland of roses needlepoint chart

Originally posted 2010-08-21 07:02:50. Republished by Blog Post Promoter This week we finish up Star’s delightful Berlinwork-inspired set of small designs. The last three sections: Swan Cat & Mouse Garland of Roses Here are links to the other parts: Part 1 Part 2 Frame & finishing (next week)

Pixelated Pictures for Needlepoint

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Originally posted 2012-12-12 06:52:51. Republished by Blog Post PromoterLately I’ve been seeing the topic of pixelated pictures come up in so many different areas. First there was the movie Wreck-it Ralph, which celebrates the pixelated look of old-style video games. Then I found this delightful set of pixelated letters on Pinterest, pictured below. That all […]

This Butterfly Is Free

jenny henry free butterfly

Originally posted 2012-10-07 06:47:52. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Things are cooling down now that it’s October, but you can keep summer at hand all year long with the delightful framed butterfly pattern designed by Jenny Henry. Stitched entirely in Tent Stitch, this is a design easy enough to be your first needlepoint project, but […]