Needlepoint Expensive? I Think Not!

Originally posted 2009-06-22 18:48:58. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I don’t like stereotypes. And I’m sick and tired of needledpointers being typecast as rich, frivolous and/or stupid middle-aged women. I’m tired of needlepoint being copnsidered a “rich women’s” craft or having it criticized as begin expensive. I’m tired of people looking at needlepoint as something [...]

Vintage Bargello Newly Made – Needlepoint Eye Candy

bargello needlepoint elephant

Remember the post recently about Erica Wilson and Bargello? Thanks to the same folks at Retro Renovation, we have another glorious post showing us lots of pictures of vintage Bargello patterns that have been newly stitched by Bobbie, an interior designer in Philadelphia. This delightful elephant seen here is one of hers. You’ll love seeing [...]

Happy Hearts – February Twinchy Challenge – Part 2

needlepoint heart free project

Originally posted 2009-03-03 08:00:09. Republished by Blog Post Promoter This heart uses Watercolours, glow in the dark Kreinik, and Sparkle Rays for a very citrus color scheme. In scanning, the Sparkle Rays bleached out completely. The pattern has three rows Tent Stitch in square and rectangular blocks. The background is stitched in T Stitch using [...]