Bargello Is Back!

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Originally posted 2008-01-11 08:24:05. Republished by Blog Post Promoter In case you hadn’t noticed, Bargello is back in a big way. You can see it everywhere. Domino magazine showed it last spring on a couch in a hip apartment. Jonathan Adler’s Bargello pillows were named to Real Simple’s list of must haves. Iona Dettelbach’s Bargello […]

Book of Hours Color Twinchy – Sneak Peek at New Color & Thread Club

illustration from medieval book of hours

Originally posted 2012-01-24 09:20:12. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Going from the earth and mineral colors that predominated the palettes of Ancient Egypt and Greece, the High Middle Ages seem to burst in a world of color and light. I have adored the bright, rich blues of medieval prayer books, or Books of Hours, since […]

Winter Wreath — See it All!

Originally posted 2008-03-06 06:09:30. Republished by Blog Post PromoterTish has posted a picture and an entry about the Winter Wreath on her blog. Go visit it to see how the whole thing looks, instead of the bits and pieces I could get on my scanner.

New Stitch Map – Petei People Robot

needlepoint robot by petei, stitch guide by janet perry

Originally posted 2010-09-03 07:35:26. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Robots are a ton of fun and my idea notebook has many of them cut and pasted in it, but I have mostly been disappointed in the ones I find in needlepoint. That was until I found this delightful robot from Petei. It’s one of her […]

Needlepoint Trade Secrets

Originally posted 2007-05-04 08:44:53. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThe second edition of my book, Needlepoint Trade Secrets, will be out this summer. This edition is expanded and reformatted. Several improvements have been made to the book, based on your ideas. First, it’s in a handy small format, so that it will pop into your workbasket. […]