LAS Mini-sock Double Cross


Originally posted 2011-05-09 07:01:53. Republished by Blog Post Promoter This mini-sock features five cross stitches, all that have “double” in their names. I tried something different with this sock, Tahiti is used in every patch, along with a red thread. I did that because I wanted some consistency. But I got too much consistency. If […]

Bargello Odd Number Mini-Sock

Originally posted 2006-10-30 06:37:59. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI just got back this mini-sock from finisher Susan Thompson (check out her site at: Isn’t it just too cute? It’s another one of the projects in the Bargello book. This one is mathematical in how the pattern was determined, every single one of the lines […]

LAS Mini-sock – Cashmere Variations


Originally posted 2011-06-21 07:22:23. Republished by Blog Post Promoter There are so many possible variations of Cashmere Stitch, it was hard to limit it to just five. This mini-sock takes its color scheme from the multi-colored Watercolours in block 4. This shade is called Raspberry Sherbet (I don’t see it, but I love the color). […]

Kreinik’s New Naturals

petei needlepoint mini-sock showing rabbits, stitched by needlepoint expert janet m. perry

Originally posted 2012-02-07 07:13:50. Republished by Blog Post PromoterKreinik’s line of “naturals” in metallics came back recently, with a smaller number of colors that have been changed slightly. I used the extensively in this Petei mini-sock from my stash. They are used for all the metallics. Only one color, 4006 Rose Hip was retained from […]