More New Products in Needlepoint – Late November 2009

Originally posted 2009-11-30 07:49:40. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Here’s the second half of the lovely new products just out for needlepoint. Remember that often manufacturer’s websites lag behind announcements, so the products I talk about may not be on the linked sites. Canvas Be still my heart! Zweigart has just come out with canvas [...]

Non-toxic Dyeing of Wool and Silk Yarns

Originally posted 2010-03-05 07:34:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Toxic chemicals, separate vessels, many precautions, like many people I look for alternatives to chemical dyes. Ideally they would be easy to do, safe around children and pets, and wouldn’t absolutely require me to use different tools and pots (because I don’t know where to put [...]

Pinwheels in Needlepoint

needlepoint milanese pinwheel

Originally posted 2009-07-04 08:48:46. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Spinning pinwheels are such a traditional idea to celebrate the Fourth of July and other summer holidays. Seeing them always makes me think of happy summer times when I was little The picture above, from Scrap Bag Needlepoint is of a project using a great stitch [...]