Stitch Direction & Needlepoint – Part 2

Tied Oblong Cross Stitch

Originally posted 2010-02-25 12:53:09. Republished by Blog Post Promoter While straight and diagonal stitches cover most needlepoint stitches, there are three other stitch and pattern directions that are quite powerful because they don’t have a strong direction. I often turn to these types of stitches when I need something that is unusual but doesn’t have [...]

Charming Free Design from The Caron Collection

copyright The Caron Collection

This delightful little piece is called “To Bead or not to Bead” and it’s designed by Lois Caron. It uses lots of colors and stitches to create a delightful project that is great for stash-busting. Find the instructions here: http://www.caron-net.com/2014-designs-added/free_14-to-be-or-not-to-be.html. You can also use this link to get the instructions as a free PDF. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2014Some [...]

More New Canvases from TNNA

Originally posted 2009-02-09 13:41:22. Republished by Blog Post PromoterHere’s some more lovely new canvas which premiered at TNNA last month. A new needlepoint company exhibiting at TNNA for the first time was Patt and Lee Designs. There a wonderful cat designs (some realistic an some whimsical), great geishas, and tons more. I am particularly delighted [...]