Stitch Alphabets & Numbers – Book Review

Circus alphabet, copyright Felicity Hall

120 Contemporary Designs for Cross Stitch and Needlepoint, Felicity Hall, David & Charles, 2014 $24.99 ISBN: 978-1-4463-0391-7 The British designer, Felicity Hall, is well-known for her bold graphic needlepoint, often featuring lettering and sayings. In her first book she brings this style to three alphabets and three sets of numbers, along with basic instructions and [...]

Adding Initials to your Needlepoint

sample charts of several ways to chart initials to sign needlepoint

Originally posted 2011-04-27 07:46:59. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I recently got a question about where and what to use as initials for signing a needlepoint piece. Like an artist’s signature on a painting, this will generally go in the lower right corner. If your border is wide, you should plan on putting your initials [...]

Celebrate – Come Stitch with Me!

Celebrate US Postal Stamp

Originally posted 2008-08-14 06:32:56. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Recently I was at the Post Office and bought these Celebrate stamps. I thought they were so cute. This inspired me to create this blog’s very first Come Stitch with Me project. The idea behind this project is that we will stitch it together, one square [...]