Cara Richard – Not your Ordinary Needlepoint

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Like many other people I’ve been blown away by the extraordinary creativity of Cara Richard. With her distinctive style she transforms the canvases she stitches to real works of art. We interviewed her for our first stitcher profile of 2015. Tell me about how you started doing needlepoint. My grandmother taught me very basic needlepoint. […]

Exciting Color Schemes for Christmas

from the color blog, Sensational Color for Your Home

Originally posted 2010-12-10 07:25:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter This year why not think outside the box a bit for your Christmas decorations? As you can see from this wonderful post about Christmas color schemesfrom Sensational Color for Your Home with all its lavish photos (one is above, you don’t need to be tied to […]

Detailed Comparisons of Threads

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Although Mary Corbet’s blog Needle n’Thread specializes in hand embroidery, there’s lots of useful information there. In a recent post she created a round-up of 2014’s thread comparisons. She promises to do more this year! Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2015Some Rights ReservedOriginal content here is published under these license terms: X License Type:Non-commercial, Attribution, no Derivative workLicense Summary:You may copy this […]

Why December Is Like Needlework

Originally posted 2009-12-07 07:05:35. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Guest post by Jen Funk-Weber of Funk & Weber Designs Note: I loved this recent post in Jen’s email newsletter, I asked if I could share it all with you. It happens every year. For someone, December, a month of joy, celebration, family, friends, giving, and […]