Vintage Needlepoint – Anne Orr Leaves

anne orr fern leaf needlepoint background chart

Originally posted 2009-10-05 07:22:25. Republished by Blog Post Promoter This simple leaf design can be effective for a pillow when stitched in several shades of “fall” colors on a dark green background. Anne Orr suggests three shades of tans, greens, or reds, on a dark background of brown, blue, or black. I think it would [...]

Looking at Needlepoint Church Kneelers

Making needlepoint kneelers for your church is a lovely project, not only beautiful, but one that can get the parish deeply involved. On this lovely summer Sunday, let’s take an Internet tour of a few churches with kneeler projects. Click on the church name for the photos. Grace Cathedral, the Episcopal Cathedral in San Francisco, [...]

Colonial Brick House in Needlepoint – Part 1

colonial brick house needlepoint ornament, designed by janet perry

Originally posted 2009-12-02 08:41:02. Republished by Blog Post Promoter The first house is a brick house. This one has two stories, two chimneys, and a shallow roof. In addition to the threads in the last column, you will need dark gray Tapestry (#12) metallic for the windows and a black #5 perke cotton for the [...]