Needlepoint “Shape” Ornaments

tree of needlepoint ornaments by pat mazu

Originally posted 2013-01-14 07:31:32. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI was blown away by the wonderful needlepoint “shape” ornaments Pat Mazu put on Facebook last month. Each year she stitches ornaments, every year with a different shape. The pictures throughout the article are from Pat & used with permission. This idea is fantastic and so I […]

Celebrating Babies with Needlepoint

personal or birthday plaid mini-sock

Originally posted 2010-03-24 07:52:16. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Two of our closest friends welcomed their first baby, a girl, into the world on Sunday morning. This got me thinking about needlepoint and how wonderful a little needlepoint “something” is for a baby gift. I thought I’d help fan the fires of inspiration with some […]

Joy Stitch Guide & Finishing

photo copyright Napa Needlepoint

This charming ornament from One Stop Needlepoint came with materials but no instructions or pictures. As I said in my review of the kit, here’s the stitch guide and finishing instructions. You’ll need to stitch and finish this ornament: 1 card Rainbow Gallery Crystal Braid CR08 (gold) 1 skein Planet Earth 6-strand silk Sizzle 108 […]

One Stop Needlepoint Kits – Product Review

copyright One Stop Needlepoint

I don’t think my expectations were too high. If a manufacturer loudly proclaims themselves to have “needlepoint you can stitch and finish yourself,” you as the purchaser have a reasonable expectation that you will be able to do that. But if you buy a kit from One Stop Needlepoint those expectations are far too high. […]