Personal Needlepoint – Transferring the Design

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Originally posted 2011-03-31 07:22:12. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Using your image, a copier, and your knowledge of the finished size, make your chosen image the right size for your finished item. When doing this remember to leave a margin on all sides, the design will look better, and be sure to leave enough room [...]

School Needlepoint

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Originally posted 2009-08-04 06:42:08. Republished by Blog Post Promoter For many people the idea of stitching a needlepoint with your school logo is a compelling one. I made needlepoint ornaments for each of my kids for their high school graduations. I was disappointed I had to go with generic “graduate” pieces and didn’t have one [...]

Personal Needlepoint – Selecting a Design

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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 aren’t commercial designs out there. At that point we [...]

Graduation Ornaments

Originally posted 2006-05-15 07:43:02. Republished by Blog Post PromoterWhen my eldest daughter graduated from high school in 2001 I decided I’d make each of my three kids needlepoint ornaments commenorating their graduation. She got a charming graduation angle from Painted Pony. I just finished my sons, this graduation nutcracker from Kathy Schenkel. My younger daughter [...]