Creating a Color Scheme for Learn-a-Stitch

Is your stash out of control?

Originally posted 2011-01-26 07:52:10. Republished by Blog Post Promoter My initial plan for the Learn-a-Stitch mini socks was to use a different color combination for each one, trying different shades of Watercolours and challenging myself to find threads that matched. Then two things happened. First, I stitched February’s mini-sock (you’ll see it next week) and […]

Checkerboarding – A New Idea

Snowman Straw Hat needlepoint by kelly clark

Originally posted 2010-11-15 07:04:03. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Rittenhouse Needlepoint in Philly cane up with this clever idea for making color blends or for dealing with dye lot changes. They call it checkerboarding and the idea is to stitch alternationg stitches in each of the two colors. They say At first you may not […]