What’s your (Needlepoint) Poison?

Originally posted 2009-08-10 06:41:27. Republished by Blog Post Promoter “What’s your poison?” It’s an old-fashioned way to ask what you’re drinking. Last night, we took my youngest and her boyfriend out to dinner to celebrate her 21st birthday. To a restaurant that serves mixed drinks (relatively rare in Napa Valley). For each of us our […]

Inspiring and Instructive Diaper Patterns

Originally posted 2007-12-02 15:32:43. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I hope my previous two posts have gotten you excited about exploring the world of diaper patterns. As promised, I’ve searched the Web to bring together some additional resources about them. Diapers in Needlework (instruction) My friend, Judy Harper, loves diaper patterns and has a lovely […]

Learn a Needlepoint Stitch Owl – Free Project

tiny knitting, tent stitch variation, diagrammed by needlepoint expert janet m. perry

Green hand-dyed canvas creates a lovely underpinning for this month’s owl. You could also use sage green canvas or the green vintage canvas. In this piece I used Watercolours in Potpourri Dinky Dyes silk in 69 Swan Valley overdyed #8 perle cotton, probably Needle Necessities Grandeur in G826 Olde Willow Stitchery Linen in 225L Rebekkah […]