Jo Ippolito Christensen – Designer Profile

Jo Ippolito Christensen

Starting today we’re celebrating the publication of the third edition of The Needlepoint Book. The essential book on needlepoint, the new edition is expanded and reorganized. If you haven’t pre-ordered your copy, do it now, many shops have pre-publication discounts only good until the book comes out Tuesday, April 28. I’m delighted to start out […]

The Princess & Me – Designer Interview

Originally posted 2003-11-24 05:50:46. Republished by Blog Post PromoterLinda Anderson and Jennifer Burian are the two delightful ladies behind The Princess & Me. This company specializes in needlepoint ornaments, which are absolutely delightful. They are endlessly inventive and every canvas comes with its own stitch guide. Here’s the text of my recent interview with Jennifer. […]

Doing Good by Doing Needlepoint – Good Threads

copyright Good Threads LLC

Have you ever thought that by buying a needlepoint belt, you’d help both women and children in a poverty-stricken barrio in the Dominican Republic? When you buy a belt from Good Threads LLC you do just that. Their custom and ready-made belts benefit people, mostly Haitian refugees, in Esperanza. Currently they employ about 40 women […]

The Poems of Stephen Beale

Periodic Table of floss Stephen Beal

Originally posted 2012-07-29 07:26:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter DMC showcases Stephen Beale. You may know of him from his poems, collected in his book, The Very Stuff. Or you may know him from his Periodic Table of Floss, pictured here. Interweave Press has an interview with him from several years ago on their site. […]

Ruth Dilts – Needlepoint Designer Extraordinaire

sunrise charted needlepoint by ruth dilts

Originally posted 2010-07-17 07:53:17. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Sara, from The Scarlet Quince has a phenominal interview with Ruth Dilts on her blog. They have a lovely selection of Ruth’s charts in their on-line store and have a special going on. It is of Sunrise, pictured above, available as a chart or as a […]