Scrap Bag Needlepoint – Pyramids Mini-sock

pyramids trianglepoint needlepoint stash buster scrap bag project by janet perry

Originally posted 2010-04-20 07:02:33. Republished by Blog Post Promoter This mini-sock is based on an overall quilt pattern called pyramid. It’s a wonderful stash-buster project. You can easily pick threads from your stash in a color palette and add a wonderful background. Only straight stitches are required to make the piece. This pattern is based [...]

Stitch Class for Beginning Needlepointers

mondrian memories needlepoint class, stitch sampler taught by needlepoint expert janet m. perry with a canvas by sandy grossman-morris

I’ve always thought it’s one thing to practice stitches on pieces of doodle canvas and quite another to learn stitches on a canvas that turns into a project. I like the feeling that my practice is going towards something. That’s what I love about the Sandy Grossman-Morris canvas that is the basis of my upcoming [...]

Charming Free Geometric Needlepoint Pattern

from Northern Pine Designs

Originally posted 2010-05-05 07:40:42. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Northern Pine Designs has lovely charted needlepoint with an emphasis on geometrics and textured stitches, often mixed with Bargello. To give you a taste of their style, you can get this free pattern on their site as a PDF. Thanks and a tip of the hat [...]

Art Deco Free Design from Ziva Needlepoint

ziva needlepoint free pattern for box using milanese stitch

Isn’t the top of this Sudberry Box just wonderful? It’s the latest free design from Ziva Needlepoint and it’s called Milanese Moderne. I love how the neutral colors and geometric shape of the Milanese Stitch combine to make something that evokes Art Moderne (another name for Art Deco) so perfectly. It’s easy to stitch in [...]