What Is Your Favorite Thread?

Originally posted 2009-02-04 05:48:25. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Lately I’ve been starting many projects. These include the Winter Stars project, the heart bellpull and two CyberPointers projects, the Stitchalong and the President’s Challenge. And then there is my personal challenges: to use up at least one thread on every project (I’ve only missed two […]

Swarovski Elements Hot Fix Crystals – Product Review

Kathy Schenkel beer glass needlepoint using Kreinik iron-on braid and hot fix crystals along with other embellishments, stitch guide and stitched by neelepoint expert janet m. perrt

You may have heard about these flat-backed crystals, they have become popular in the needlepoint world. Earlier this week I used them for the second time on a needlepoint piece. I’m always hesitant about adding glue-on items to my needlepoint, largely because I worry about glue getting through the holes in the canvas and gluing […]

New in Needlepoint – June 2010

Originally posted 2010-06-01 07:07:42. Republished by Blog Post Promoter There will be lots more new product announcements throughout the month, but I wanted to share with you the new stuff I’ve seen so far. Canvases & Kits The JL Canvas Company (distributed by LC Kramer) has charming pairings of glass Christmas ornaments (from Oranments to […]