Harvest PotPourri – LAS Mini-sock

needlepoint stitch sampler mini-sock, learn a stitch, designed by needlepoint expert janet m. perry

Originally posted 2011-12-01 07:33:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Whenever I see this mini-sock it makes me think of the brilliant yellow color of the Gingko trees in autumn. The Watercolours shade I used is Woodland and I emphasized the yellow. Other threads used include: Grandeur, Very Velvet, Holographic Fyrewerks, Panache, and Sprinkes. I used […]

Learn-a-Stitch Mini-sock — Alternations

kentucky stitch for needlepoint, diagram/chart by Janet M. Perry, needlepoint expert

Originally posted 2011-02-03 07:26:47. Republished by Blog Post Promoter This month’s LAS mini-sock features some of my favorite stitches. I call them alternating stitches because they alternate between long and short diagonal stitches in a definite pattern. Nobuko (pink area) was the first of these I learned. I adore the way it doesn’t have a […]

Stitch a Needlepoint Tartan for Christmas

vermont charted needlepoint or cross stitch tartan plaid, designed by needlepoint expert janet m. perry

Originally posted 2012-12-07 06:53:19. Republished by Blog Post PromoterUPDATE: I realized this morning that I forgot the stitched picture of the shadow stitching technique on yesterday’s blog. Check the post after 11 AM Pacific 12/7/12 for the picture. My apologies. Who doesn’t like a plaid? This year delight the folks on your list by making […]