Originally posted 2012-08-03 07:02:06. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI am in thrall with the gallery from Charleston’s It’s a Stitch needlepoint & knitting shop. Instead of working, I sat there enchanted with all the wonderful stitching there. Seeing as needlepoint shows are few and far between on-line slide shows like this are a wonderful way […]
Since you might be mired in snow, today is a great day to look at how needlepoint can be used to make really fashionable items. Back in the 70’s all kinds of needlepoint wearables were made (check out Erica Wilson’s Bargello boots). There was even a book on Wash & Wear Needlepoint (think interlock canvas […]
The last two years Stitcherie has hosted Stitching Games. The rules are easy. Pick a canvas with at least ten areas to stitch. Then use the clues revealed each month to stitch an area of the canvas. By the ends of the month post a picture and explain how you used the clue. One canvas […]
Originally posted 2012-02-05 07:07:22. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThe San Bernadino Chapter of ANG is huge, welcoming members from both near (east of LA) and far. Several of my friends belong to this chapter as long-distance members. The chapter is wonderful at having many exiting projects and at making it is easy for members who […]
Originally posted 2011-04-29 07:01:09. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThanks to the great folks at Pocket Full of Stitches, we have a lovely gallery of inventive needlepoint finishes photographed at the recent Dallas Needlework Market. I’m always perplexed at how to finish my needlepoint, so I am so grateful for these many wonderful ideas.