Originally posted 2009-05-02 06:54:38. Republished by Blog Post Promoter The chart above is a little treat for your stitching Saturday. It’s small, about 40 stitches by 50 stitches, so it’s small enough to make a charming pin or small ornament. The design is taken from a woodcut which is why it’s pretty much an outline [...]
Many of the best needlepoint teachers have gotten certification from NAN, the National Academy of Needlearts. Even better, many of theses teachers have shared their skills with us in four series of free patterns. The patterns include hearts, gemstones, trees, and African textiles and are suitable for many levels of stitchers. Find them on on [...]
Virtually every needlepointer I know collects canvases, often of a particular subject or by a particular designer. Me I collect In Good Company (and other) mini-socks, and Christmas tree designs. I love Mika Partridge and ahve a few other designers whose work I’ve been wanting to try. A dear friend told me she looks for [...]
Originally posted 2008-11-04 18:11:12. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Barbara has posted a one-page stitch guide for this Small Patchwork Tote. As you can see from the picture, it’s bright, it’s cute, and it’s a wonderful way to learn stitches in Barbara’s delightful style. Thanks for posting this!
Originally posted 2011-06-08 07:01:35. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Awhile ago, I told you about Orna’s delightful new venture, Gatherings, that packages a lovely bracelet for groups (think guilds, classes or parties). Her second offerings in the series has just come out, and it’s a simply fantastic idea! Many of us wonder about getting kids [...]