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 […]

A Blackwork Valentine for You

copyright Tanja Berlin

Tanja Berlin has created a charming set of these three Blackwork hearts as a free PDF pattern. Remember that if you are stitching these on needlepoint canvas, your stitches need to cross two threads. Otherwise the stitching is unstable. Get the pattern here. Happy St. Valentine’s Day! Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2015Some Rights ReservedOriginal content here is published under […]

Looking at Letters as Patterns

copyright Virginia Smith

Have you ever thought about letters just as shapes, not as sounds? In Alphabetrics, the follow-up book to Alphagraphics (reviewed here), Jinis takes letters and uses them as shapes. Each letter has three treatments: a linear pattern suitable for a belt or border, four large capital letters arranged as a 40-stitch square motif, and a […]

Plastic Canvas Eyeglass Case – Free Pattern Alert

plastic canvas needlepoint eyeglass case designed by jenny henry

Originally posted 2012-08-04 06:43:59. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Using products from your local chain crafts store, or maybe some leftover knitting yarn and this striking geometric pattern, Jenny Henry shows how to make this eyeglass case in a wonderful illustrated tutorial. You go from start to finish with pictures along the way showing you […]