How to Make an Elaborate Egyptian Hairdo

copyright Susan Surgeon Roberts

Originally posted 2012-04-27 07:36:58. Republished by Blog Post PromoterOver on Needlepoint Teacher, Susan Sturgeon Roberts’ blog, is a wonderful detailed post on how to stitch this elaborate Egyptian hairstyle. Now stitching the Queen of the Nile may not be in your plans, but there are plenty of things to tale away from this post. How […]

More Big Impact, Little Cost Needlepoint from the Archives

Originally posted 2012-04-30 07:38:11. Republished by Blog Post PromoterUsing waste canvas to embellish clothing is a fantastic way to give garments a custom look. Learn how in this illustrated tutorial. Do you have some plastic canvas and a bunch of thread sitting around. This plastic canvas bracelet is just one of several PC projects, that […]

Stitching a Sweater

Knitting or Stockinette Stitch

Originally posted 2011-07-16 07:13:40. Republished by Blog Post Promoter If you’ve been needlepointing awhile, you’ve probably come across some stitches that look like knitting. Two popular ones are Diagonal Knitting and Kalem. My problem with them is that they seem to big for the tiny sweaters I find on my needlepoint. Ass a result, I […]

More than a Whiter Shade of Pale

design copyright Kathy Schenkel, photo copyright Napa Needlepoint

Originally posted 2012-10-13 07:18:54. Republished by Blog Post PromoterSkin Tone Colors in Thread My husband grew up being good friends with a family that has produced three gifted coemdians, the Meehans (see them in action on the Meehan Brothers’ site). One of their early routines was about Irish Tanning Heroes and has tons of jokes […]