Why December Is Like Needlework

Originally posted 2009-12-07 07:05:35. Republished by Blog Post PromoterGuest post by Jen Funk-Weber of Funk & Weber Designs Note: I loved this recent post in Jen’s email newsletter, I asked if I could share it all with you. It happens every year. For someone, December, a month of joy, celebration, family, friends, giving, and receiving, […]

Changes for European Customers

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Starting yesterday digital products sent to European Union customers from non-EU customers are subject to VAT. Apparently this has been in effect for several years but now it is being strictly enforced. In addition ALL shipments to EU customers will be subject to VAT beginning January 1, 2016 (next year). I realize this doesn’t affect […]

All Those Lovely Canvases!

Originally posted 2008-01-29 07:05:16. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI’m not generally a one to have fits and fits about wanting tons of canvases. So much needlepoint has passed through my hands (I’ve been stitching since 1970 after all), that I almost never go nuts wanting more and more needlepoint. But last week I visited the […]

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 […]

Merry Christmas

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On this Night of Nights and Day of Days, MERRY CHRISTMAS! Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2014Some Rights ReservedOriginal content here is published under these license terms: X License Type:Non-commercial, Attribution, no Derivative workLicense Summary:You may copy this content, and re-publish it in unmodified form for non-commercial purposes, provided you include an overt attribution to the author(s). You are not permitted to […]