Question of the Week – Would you like to own a needlepoint store?

Originally posted 2007-03-09 07:20:50. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThis week’s question is “Have you ever wanted to own a needlepoint store?” And, if you own a store, why did you open/buy it? Here’s my story: When I was a teenager and first learning needlepoint, I always went to the only needlepoint shop I knew. It […]

Needlepoint Pins Pack Lots of Pattern into a Tiny Space

Pin desigtned & made by urbahnika & available on Etsy.

Originally posted 2012-03-18 07:24:47. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThanks to my daughter who found a post about Allene LaSpina’s charming needlepoint pins on design sponge, I want to show you some lovely needlepoint eye candy today. Her line of embroidered pins is called Urbahnika. She says it “is a line of hand embroidered brooches created […]

Thinking beyond the Usual for Embellishments

Originally posted 2011-09-15 07:36:47. Republished by Blog Post PromoterOne of my favorite sources for beads is Fire Mountain Gems. They have an enormous selection of stuff, a HUGE catalog (over 400 pages), and so many things to spark ideas that you can use in your needlepoint. Here’s an assortment of some from my recent thinking […]