Stitch your Stash around the World — Project Update

Originally posted 2008-08-08 12:12:30. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Barbara has posted several steps to get up started on our project. Here’s a list: Step 2A – Sets up the pattern, and compares it to an actual quilt. There will be eight colors, including one neutral. Step 2B – helps you pick your colors for [...]

Gallery of Free Middle Eastern Patterns for Blackwork, Pattern Darning & Counted Needlework


In this outstanding library of counted patterns (thanks to Denise of CraftGossip for pointing it out), you’ll find dozens of motifs from the riches of traditional Middle Eastern embroidery. The index page for the designs breaks them into technique. It shows a thumbnail of each design,describes it, and provides information about the source. Click on [...]