• Saturday , 19 August 2017

Browsing the " Needlepoint Stitches "

Stitch of the Week – Tent Stitch

Stitch of the Week – Tent Stitch

The Tent Stitch is a type of tent stitch, and is the most basic of all needlepoint stitches, forming a single, diagonal stitch over an intersection of canvas. There are three main types of Tent Stitch, each has a different ...

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Stitch of the Week – Chevron Stitch

Stitch of the Week – Chevron Stitch

Our stitch of the week is one of my favorite needlepoint stitches. The Chevron Stitch is worked in upright rows of varying lengths, in multiple colors. The stitches are worked in up and down undulating, diagonal rows or waves, and ...

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Stitch of the Week – Brighton Stitch

Stitch of the Week – Brighton Stitch

It was difficult to get anything new posted this week, with the arrival of our third grand baby on Monday. I had intended to post a hand embroidery stitch used in an interesting way, but instead had to make do ...

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Stitch of the Week – Eggs in a Basket

Stitch of the Week – Eggs in a Basket

To celebrate Easter – and to kick off the stitch of the week series – I’m featuring Eggs in a Basket as our stitch this week. This colorful needlepoint stitch is worked similarly to other basic Arrowhead Stitches, but instead ...

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Stitching Addiction

Stitching Addiction

As I’ve been pulling together materials to launch the needlepoint section of The Stitches page, I’ve come to the realization that I am truly addicted to needlework. I don’t even have a favorite needlework type or technique – I love ...

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