Step-by-step — Finish a Self-finishing Bag

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Originally posted 2010-12-18 07:50:48. Republished by Blog Post Promoter One of my favorite gifts to give is to put a great piece of needlepoint into a self-finishing bag, accessory or ornament. It is so easy to do and is a great gift. That’s why I was so delighted when Robin King over at Needlepoint Study [...]

Scrap Bag Diamonds – Free Stash Buster Needlepoint Pattern

stash buster scrap bag needlepoint diamonds pattern by janet perry

Originally posted 2010-04-13 12:44:46. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Brimming with Scotch Stitch diamonds in two sizes, the Scrap Bag Needlepoint pattern is a good one for medium and large projects. Two colors appear in all the motifs. the background color and an accent color. This gives great consistency to the design and allows you [...]

Needlepoint Barrette Kits for Beginners

needlepoint barrette beginners kit from Pepita Needlepoint

Originally posted 2010-05-15 07:51:40. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Don’t you just love this barrette and the GREAT packaging? New from Pepita Needlepoint, the kit has everything you need to make the project and get someone needlepointing. Check it out on Renee’s post.

Another Inspiring Bargello

Originally posted 2008-08-24 07:38:52. Republished by Blog Post PromoterMy friend Jocelyn just does the most lovely needlepoint. You can read about many of her pieces on her blog. But today I was surfing around looking for pictures of Bargello to illustrate a technique for someone and I found this enchanting needlecase she stitched. She made [...]

Using Needlepoint to Make a eBook Cover

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Originally posted 2011-07-23 07:41:39. Republished by Blog Post Promoter It’s really a good idea to keep your eReader in some kind of protective cover or sleeve (the screens on unprotected ones can crack). You can buy all kinds of covers or you can show your creativity and love of needlepoint by making one. If, like [...]