Peppermint Twist Bird Stitch Guide

Originally posted 2007-06-25 07:58:15. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Aren’t these canvases a delight? In charming pastels, with great stitches and glittery threads, I just love how these birds turned out. They will look like the most adorable confections on your tree, or displayed together on stands. Best of all because they are on 13 […]

Lighting the Way – Sneak Peek

Lighting the Way

Originally posted 2008-04-22 07:11:42. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I just finished this charming design from Sandy Grossman-Morris. When I saw her lighthouses at TNNA I had to stitch at least one. They combine two of my favorite things, quilts and lighthouses. I love the monochrome quilt design as the sky. For the stitch guide, […]

Have Yourself a Tweety Little Christmas Stitch Guide

design copyright Annie Lane, photo copyright Napa Needlepoint

The next in the series of wonderful Annie Lane ornaments I’m doing as stitch guides is complete. This guide features textured stitches. Plus it uses Easter Grass Braid for the snowflakes and simple padding for the branch to give you a touch of something unusual. Plenty of stitches and techniques to use on other canvases […]

Cat’s Cradle Cabin – finished

Originally posted 2007-02-18 06:48:25. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I just finished this cabin from Cat’s Cradle and I just love it. In fact it’s probably going up on the wall by my desk. It features lots of fun techniques, including needlepoint damask for the night sky. This one mixes textured stitches with Basketweave in […]