Christmas Gift in Bargello

bargello needlepoint ornament of wrapped Christmas gift

Originally posted 2009-06-26 05:27:25. Republished by Blog Post Promoter It’s Friday, have you downloaded this week’s free Bargello Christmas ornament pattern from Bargello Needlepoint yet? It is the simply delightful gift-wrapped “package” above. Since it uses two shades of the same color for the main pattern, you could make it in lots of different colors […]

See Designing Women’s Canvases On-line

Originally posted 2012-02-18 07:03:46. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI love Designing Women’s Canvases and have stitched many over the years. My favorites are their crosses which come in such a wide selection of styles. Recently Canvas Connection took over their line of canvases. Happily the have an extensive website and have a whole section of […]

Bel Canto – Free Bargello Needlepoint Pattern

Bel Canto, copyright Napa Needlepoint

This week we finish up the Bargello Bell series with a lovely bell. This pattern is, like Black Diamond, slightly more challenging. That’s because the two accent lines run in the opposite direction to the main pattern. You’ll find stitching this easier if you follow the order of stitching outlined below. Materials 5×7″ 18-mesh canvas […]

Peppermint Twist Bird Stitch Guide

Originally posted 2007-06-25 07:58:15. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Aren’t these canvases a delight? In charming pastels, with great stitches and glittery threads, I just love how these birds turned out. They will look like the most adorable confections on your tree, or displayed together on stands. Best of all because they are on 13 […]