How to Hide Unintended Diagonal Lines – Needlepoint Problem

Careful stitching lets YOU control the look of multi-colored and shaded threads, designer unknown, photo copyright Janet M. Perry

Sometimes an area stitched in Basketweave looks fine as you stitch it, but when you look at it, you find – GASP!- that it’s full of diagonal lines where the color or shade has changed. Your finished stitching looks something like this (although I exaggerated somewhat for demonstration purposes): Until recently, I thought this was […]