Desert Island Stitches vol. 1 – Book Review

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Small Stitches, StitchPlay Designs (Carole Lake and Michael Boren) 2015, self-published, distributed by Rainbow Gallery For many stitchers you can’t have too many stitch dictionaries. But a big problem with many of them is that they are either too big or too unwieldy to work well in your stitching bag. That explains the trend to […]

TNNA Winter 2015 Needlepoint Round-up 3

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In addition to the mushrooms I blogged about yesterday, Renaissance Designs has delightful Polar Inhabitants canvases in three shapes for Christmas. Besides the usual penguin and polar bear, there’s an Eskimo girl, a walrus, and an Arctic wolf. Canvasworks has new nightlight shades in several of their popular patterns based on oriental rugs. Get the […]

Winter 2015 TNNA Needlepoint Round-up 1

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Shops and designers are packing up from this weekend’s TNNA Market. Many shops are returning home with goodies that they will be showcasing in the next weeks. Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday I’ll be letting you know about great new products that have just come out. Friday I’ll be summarizing trends I’m seeing in the market. […]