LAST DAY – Don’t Miss Out on this Great Class

This glorious class uses techniques of stitching and beading to create a lovely necklace or necklace & earring combo. Called Soutache. The workshop from CyberPointers (ANG’s on-line chapter) begins January 1, 2014. But registration ends today. Anyone can take the class, you don’t have to be a member of CyberPointers to take part. The materials [...]

Scotch Stitch Variations – Learn-a-Stitch Mini-socks

needlepoint learn a stitch mini-sock designed by janet m perry

Originally posted 2011-01-11 07:04:19. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Make 2011 the year for you to learn stitches and needlepoint techniques with my free Learn-a-Stitch Mini-Socks, running here on Nuts about Needlepoint. We begin the series with Scotch Stitch Variations done in holiday colors of green, red, and gold. This post is long, so here [...]

Glorious Free Geometric Needlepoint Has an Inspired Heritage

Stitch this lovely hat band in Scotch Stitch (copyright ZIVA Needlepoint)

From Ziva Needlepoint, Scot’s Scotch takes its inspiration from the designs of Charles Rennie Mackintosh & others in the Glasglow School.It’s an interpretation in different colors of a textile band woven by Margaret MacDonald (Mackintosh’s wife). Ziva used MacDonald’s wonderful geometric patterns (she was well-known for them) and interpreted them in bright colors. They are [...]