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


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 […]

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 […]

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)

Design Celtic Knotwork for Stitching on your Computer


Originally posted 2010-07-24 07:15:31. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Celtic knotwork and interlacing is so lovely and complex. It always makes for lovely designs. But charting it from scratch can be tedious and time-consuming. Trolling around the web Thursday I came upon a totally cool product — a program of knotwork already charted on a […]