New Three-strand Wool for Needlepoint – Anahera

New Three-ply Wool for Needlepoint

Originally posted 2012-12-10 07:17:51. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Three-strand wool for needlepoint has been lacking in the stitcher’s world since Paternayan became unavailable. Fleur de Paris is now importing a new wool from New Zealand called Anahera. Currently it come ins less than 40 colors. New colors have been announced that will bring that […]

Kokeshi — An Idea for a Needlepoint

Kokeshi dolls, photo by Chinchikurin

Originally posted 2009-05-14 06:08:15. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Kokeshi are simple wooden Japanese dolls. They have asimple trunk and a rounded head with painted features, so they are a design which can be adapted easily to needlepoint.This shopping site has a great explanation of what these dolls are. They also have a varied selection […]

Needlepoint “Shape” Ornaments

tree of needlepoint ornaments by pat mazu

Originally posted 2013-01-14 07:31:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I was blown away by the wonderful needlepoint “shape” ornaments Pat Mazu put on Facebook last month. Each year she stitches ornaments, every year with a different shape. The pictures throughout the article are from Pat & used with permission. This idea is fantastic and so […]