New Three-strand Wool for Needlepoint – Anahera

New Three-ply Wool for Needlepoint

Originally posted 2012-12-10 07:17:51. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThree-strand wool for needlepoint has been lacking in the stitcher’s world since Paternayan became unavailable. Fleur de Paris is now importing a new wool from New Zealand called Anahera. Currently it come ins less than 40 colors. New colors have been announced that will bring that number […]

Colorful Backgrounds – Book Review

Originally posted 2013-03-06 06:57:41. Republished by Blog Post PromoterJune McKnight, self-published, 2013 If you are like most stitchers you probably have a “go to” background stitch. But have you ever thought that you probably also had a “go to” background color? I didn’t think that way until recently. Chances are that go to color is […]

Dala Pearl Cotton #5 Thread Review

tish canvas, photo copyright Napa Needlepoint

It’s easy to forget that other folks besides needlepointers use thread and that many of the threads they use will work beautifully for needlepoint. Everything from hand-sewing to knitting can yield wonderful threads for us to explore. A really fruitful area for exploration is the world of folk art and crazy quilts. More than traditional […]