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 […]

Two Great Stitches from Rittenhouse Needlepoint

Originally posted 2009-10-25 07:26:43. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThe two stitches featured this week on Rittenhouse Needlepoint’s blog are outstanding stitches, not only for backgrounds, but as accents as well. Cushion Stitch, or Framed Scotch Stitch puts Scotch Stitches into Tent Stitch frames. Done all in the same thread, it creates a subtle texture. Do […]