Come Stitch with Me – Celebrate “E” Block

Computer24 by Tink Boord-Dill, used with permission

Originally posted 2008-09-02 07:07:10. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Here’s the center block for the top, a big bold lower case e. The alphabet charted below, is Computer 24 from Tink’s Alphabets Tantalizing and Terrific. The background, below, is Criss-Cross Hungarian with Crosses stitched using a limited edition silk called Brazilian Boa from The Thread […]

Double Smyrna Blocks in Log Cabin Needlepoint Sampler

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The third log in the major color for our sampler uses a variation of Smyrna Cross, but groups them into blocks that create a bold, highly textured grid. Stitch the log in Double Smyrna Cross, below, using the third lightest color thread in your major color. Smyrna Cross uses a block that is 2 threads […]

Heart-shaped Box in Plastic Canvas

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I know it’s well past Valentine’s Day, but hearts are a popular motif throughout the year. This plastic canvas box could make a great centerpiece at a bridal shower, a special container for an anniversary present, or a wonderful “I Love You” gift. The pattern is free and comes in three different sizes. There is […]

Elegant Tablerunner — Free Design

free table runner design from Ziva Needlepoint

Originally posted 2010-11-21 07:27:06. Republished by Blog Post PromoterZiva Needlepoint’s free design for this quarter is this Art Nouveau Mistletoe border. She has done in in Gobelin Stitch using DMC’s Satin Floss for a very elegant and holiday-worthy design. With a Basketweave background matching the cloth, this is so lovely.

Plan Ahead – Free Needlepoint Design

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Originally posted 2010-08-16 07:14:35. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Besides the fact that this could be the motto for my life, there is great wit in this glasses case design from Star. It’s also how I always fear my lettering will turn out Not needing another glasses case (my glasses are a flakey size and […]