Adapting Plaids to Needlepoint

Plaid fabric

Originally posted 2008-11-28 06:54:25. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Plaids are one of the easiest types of fabric to adapt to needlepoint. Especially symmetrical plaids, such as tartans, make wonderful needlepoint. First we’ll talk about plaids and how they are constructed, then we’ll cover how to turn that into needlepoint. Plaids are woven patterns of [...]

Craft Gossip Feature

Originally posted 2007-09-17 20:00:48. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Needlepoint Trade Secrets is featured on one of my favorite craft blogs, Craft Gossip. Check it out at And stay tuned for more stops on my Virtual Book Tour all month. Re,emebr that you can get your copy of the book at your local needlework [...]

Needlepoint Eye Candy – Japanese Edition

needlepoint coasters at cresus artisanat on Etsy

CRESUS artisanat is not likely to be a name you’ve heard before. But this delightful Etsy shop is owned by Haruhi, a Japanese stitcher who makes delightfully original needlepoint. Her paisley needlepoint coasters are pictured here. She also has a lovely blog with pictures of many of her projects. Although it’s in Japanese, you’ll love [...]