More New from TNNA

Originally posted 2012-01-30 06:51:10. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThere are several new accessories that debuted at TNNA. Probably the hit of the show was Pischke Pillows. from the makers of the the popular Pischke Pockets. Using ten-mesh canvas with your choice of three designs, the kit comes with the same sturdy fabrics as the totes, […]

A Handy Reference for Beads

copyright Preciosa Ornela

Today we’ll start a two-part series looking at seed beads and other small beads that can easily be used for needlepoint. The second part will be tomorrow. You may think that a seed bead is a seed bead, but they have exploded in shapes, colors and finishes. For this variety we can thank the needs […]

24 for 24

copyright Beth Robertson &Suzanne Howren

Size 24 is Kreinik’s newest size of metallic braid. Made specifically for 13-mesh canvas, you may not have used it. Kreinik has published a great little booklet of ideas for using this thread. It’s written by Suzanne Howren and the late Beth Robertson. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2014Some Rights ReservedOriginal content here is published under these license terms: X License Type:Non-commercial, […]

Easy Embellishment in this Free Ornament

felt heart ornament, copyright José van Leeuwen

This adorable ornament I found on Pinterest is made of felt, but you can easily turn it into a needlepoint ornament. Begin with a trip to your local fabric or big-box crafts store. You are going to be looking for two, possibly three things. The first is already-made ribbon flowers. You want bigger ones that […]

Easy Silk Ribbon Flowers

photo copyright Steph's Stitching

Steph took a class recently from Laura Taylor and learned this delightful way to stitch flowers. Learn how on Steph’s blog post. I have just the thread to try it with! Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2014Some Rights ReservedOriginal content here is published under these license terms: X License Type:Non-commercial, Attribution, no Derivative workLicense Summary:You may copy this content, and re-publish it […]