Learn how to get even needlepoint stitches with these ten easy tips and techniques on our needlepoint blog. Make your needlepoint stitch tension smooth and expert-looking. #needlepointstitches #needlepointtechniques
DIFFICULTY LEVEL: EXPERIENCED BEGINNER Things you will need: Stitched piece Mat Board (you can buy it from a frame shop or Hobby Lobby also stocks sheets) Cotton Batting - I use Warm and White brand cotton batting Utility Knife and Cutting Mat Rotary Blade and Quilting Ruler Scissors White/Clear drying Craft Glue - I use Aleene's Upholstery Thread Sewing Needle DMC to make into complimentary cording (or some other embellishment for framing piece) Kreinik Cording Drill (if you are making…
Needlepoint is easiest when you are stitching straight lines. But sometimes it throws you a curve. Here are few great ways to stitch a needlepoint curve. 1. Stitch A Needlepoint Curve - Zig Zag Use a tent stitch to follow the curved line as closely as you can, in a step-wise or zig-zag fashion. This is the most common
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You've just completed a lovely piece of embroidered art but have decided that it is missing something - text! It can be so fun to add a favorite quote or name to your work, but what stitch should you use? Below I've included a look at my favorite hand embroidery stitches for lettering. Scroll down for information on ea