The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Canvas Embroidery, vol. 2 – book review

Originally posted 2008-05-04 16:18:53. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Following up the first volume(link is to my review of this book) from a few years ago, Zimmerman has just released her second volume of stitches. This one cover, diagonal, crossed, woven, tied and miscellaneous stitches. 433 stitched are diagrammed and pictured. There is a minimum [...]

Tips to Maximize your Use of Multi-colored Threads – Technique Tuesday

Thanks to DMC’s Blog, I found a link to a delightful post on Creativepoppy.com on ways to use multi-colored threads. These tips are designed for Cross Stitch but they can be adapted to needlepoint easily. Most of the instructions need you to do one stitch at a time, and with needlepoint this would also hold [...]

More New Needlepoint Products in Canvas, Charts & Kits

Originally posted 2010-01-11 07:55:58. Republished by Blog Post Promoter There’s always so much great needlepoint coming out at the TNNA market, it’s like needlepoint heaven. On Saturday I shared thread news. Yesterday you heard about some of the great new canvases, today there is more to hear about. Amanda Lawford has some lovely new florals, [...]