Beginner’s Needlepoint Kit Review


You want to learn needlepoint. Are you ready to go? Book? Check. Canvas? Check. Thread? Check. Needles? Check. At the risk of sounding like Guy Fieri (now what did I forget?), oh yes, I forgot turning the project into something so I will be more motivated actually to stitch and finish my first piece. For […]

Eye Candy’s Fairy Tale Needlepoint


Originally posted 2012-06-15 06:59:10. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Thanks to Ruth Schmuff we have a delightful sneak peek at the lovely Fairy Tale canvases coming out from EyeCandy this month. Your LNS will be able to see and order them at the TNNA show next weekend. The first one is the one I had […]

Personal Needlepoint – Selecting a Design


Originally posted 2011-03-30 06:49:36. Republished by Blog Post Promoter My youngest is graduating from college this May and I want to make her an ornament. I’m not happy with the “normal” graduation ornaments I see, I’d like to make her something unique. Sometimes when we want to make a needlepoint present for someone, there just […]

Heart-shaped Box in Plastic Canvas

copyright Hugs Are Fun!

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 […]

Self-finishing Needlebooks

BIrds of a Feather needlecase available from Nimble Needle

Originally posted 2010-12-03 07:37:29. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThis is just one of several charming needlebooks from Birds of a Feather that you can stitch quickly and are complete, so they become a finished gift quickly. They are 4″ long, so they can hold more than just needles and have several wool pages inside them, […]