Turning Halloween to Christmas; a Lesson in Personalizing a Design

kathy schenkel black cat needlepoint canvas personalized as christmas ornament by needlepoint expert janet m. perry

Originally posted 2012-07-17 07:24:49. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Jack o’Lanterns, bats, kids in costumes and . . . black cats; all these are things we associate with Halloween. That, I’m afraid can pose a big problem for people like me who own (and love) black cats. If I had a dime for every black […]

Offset Chevron Bargello Ornament Free Project

Braided Stripe Quilt, copyright Anne & Will

This Offset Chevron Bargello Ornament Free Project is so easy, you’ll start it tonight and have it finished tomorrow. Inspired by a modern quilt, pictured here, diagonal lines of Straight Gobelin change directions along an off-center line. Our design creates a stronger line because all the diagonal rows will start and stop along a straight […]

Upcoming Projects from DebBee’s Designs

copyright DebBee's Designs

In a recent blog post, Debbie Rowley, the delightful mind behind DebBee’s Designs reflected on what designers do between trade shows. I know from experience and from talking to designers that she neglecting all the hard work of getting out orders and concentrating instead on the fun things, new pieces she’s designing. THese fall into […]