Ruth Dilts – Needlepoint Designer Extraordinaire

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Originally posted 2010-07-17 07:53:17. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Sara, from The Scarlet Quince has a phenominal interview with Ruth Dilts on her blog. They have a lovely selection of Ruth’s charts in their on-line store and have a special going on. It is of Sunrise, pictured above, available as a chart or as a […]

Laura Perin’s Mini-Mystery Mondays

Originally posted 2012-02-06 06:58:11. Republished by Blog Post PromoterSince November Laura Perin has been sharing with us a simply delightful series of small mystery projects. They are delightful little explorations of color and thread. The thing I like about them is that each is based on an overdyed thread. That makes them a great way […]

Using Canvases to Use Up Stash Part 2

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Originally posted 2010-10-31 07:14:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Yesterday we talked about picking a canvas for a scrap bag project. Today I’d like to give you an idea of how different stitchers use their own stashes to interpret the same canvas differently. Patt Large (the designer) and I have both stitched her Star Ornament […]

Rhodes Stitch Free Project

rhodes stitch biscornu pincushion from kincavel krosses

Originally posted 2010-06-26 07:19:35. Republished by Blog Post Promoter The Rhodes Stitch (named for legendary stitcher Mary Rhodes) is a very flexible stitch. It can be any size. It can be any shape. It also attracts attention wherever you use it. And for many stitchers learning to make Rhodes Stitches can be a problem. Kincavel […]

New Mystery Project Open for Registration

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The newest mystery project from Needle Delights will be offered through The Shining Needle Society and is now open for registration. The name of the piece is Starstruck and this picture is just a small piece of the design. There are six color schemes available and threads include: Watercolours, overdyed floss and silk, solid silks, […]