Originally posted 2011-01-10 07:42:45. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThis post will have lots of new stuff of various kinds. The headings divide the products into types: Books & Charts (immediately below), Canvases, and Other Great Stuff. Books & Charts Rainbow Gallery has a new book, SuZy’s Portable Stitches, vol, 2. I already have my copy [...]
The newest Fall needlepoint products bring delightful painted canvases, new charts, a new kitmaker, and some delightful stitching accessories. Painted Canvases Voila has added some new geometric canvases sized for clutches. They each have matching belt canvases. Ashley Bradley has added a series of sugar skill in pillow-size 10″ square projects with checked borders. The [...]
Originally posted 2008-10-16 08:10:26. Republished by Blog Post PromoterTake a look at the front page of Sandy Grossman-Morris’s site. Notice anything familiar? Yep, that my license plate there, front and center. Thanks to Sandy for highlighting it.
Let’s say you want to do some Halloween stitching.Let’s also say you want to enhance the scare factor by making some parts glow-in-the-dark. What threads can you choose to get this effect? Kreinik makes glow-in-the-dark threads in metallics in several sizes. You’ll know these because the numbers all have “F” after them. Their conductive thread [...]
Originally posted 2009-10-03 07:16:48. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Its no secret that I like black cats. I’ve owned three of them (that’s Dot in the picture above), and I have many black cat canvases stitched and unstitched. The nice thing about black cats and needlepoint is that since they are associated with Halloween, it’s [...]