Checks in Needlepoint Log Cabin Free Sampler

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Are you looking for ways to add texture to your needlepoint just by using the stitches you already know? Then you’ll love the next patch in the Log Cabin Sampler, the fourth accent color patch. The stitch is Scottish Checker, below. It replaces every other Scotch Stitch with Tent Stitches. This one uses your basic […]

Needlepoint Log Cabin Sampler Free Pattern

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Many stitchers shy away from Straight Stitches, but they shouldn’t. These stitches are the backbone of Bargello, are great for making curves and rounded shapes, and can add a lovely dimension to your needlepoint. This week we’ll have two logs (not just one) with simple straight stitches. But first I have some tips for making […]