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A Finish

May 19, 2018, 12:33 pm

I'm back! Finally took the time to email my news server and get posting turned on for my account. I finished Bluebird Garden by Artful Offerings. The picture of the model did not match the graph. ... Read more »

Indigo Rose and Catherine Strickler

May 13, 2018, 8:02 pm

Does anyone know if Catherine Strickler of Indigo Rose is still designing or in business? I've tried to contact her through an old e-mail address and phone number but the e-mail came back 'undeliver... Read more »

TW Wedding Sampler and Christmas Ornaments free to a good home

May 10, 2018, 1:57 pm

I was cleaning out some bins and came across these two - and I know I will never stitch them. If you might, send me a message and I'll send them to you. Wendy (who hasn't posted since about 2001) Read more »

Conversion chart for old (pre-1982) to new (post 1982) Paternayan color num...

April 26, 2018, 9:41 pm

In 1982 Paternayan changed their Persian yarn color numbering system. In 2006 on this site there was a discussion thread about the availability of a conversion chart of the old to new color numbers.... Read more »

Finished finishes!

April 6, 2018, 4:18 pm

I have gotten not 1, not 2, but *5* pieces of finished needlework framed! (Okay, 3 of them are in one frame but....) Thank you Michael's for having your 80% off sale! I hope to get pics taken ... Read more »


April 6, 2018, 4:12 pm

I finally figured out what I was doing wrong with the settings for the ng! Aaaahhhhh, I'm *home* again! :) -- Joan If worries can cure your sickness, prolong your life, or rep... Read more »

Thot I'd drop in and say 'h'!

February 6, 2018, 10:47 pm

I've been out of the needlework teaching and writing loop for a couple of y ears and out of the RCTN loop for several more than that. This does not me an I haven't been stitching, generating more ... Read more »

A finish!!!

January 25, 2018, 3:09 pm

Last night I completed Teresa Wentzler's Mini Spring sampler. I will get pics up after I wash & iron it. Next up: Hollyhocks bellpull Read more »

Re: Happy Birthday to -

January 11, 2018, 6:30 pm

What a lovely surprise. Yes I am 82 today and I look at RCTN everyday. Not got much time for crafts as I am full timer carer for my DH who has Vascular Parkinson,s and Dementia. Most days he does ... Read more »


January 2, 2018, 9:04 pm

I've uploaded to rctnp a few pics of my Victorian house, now finished & framed and progress pics of a couple other things I'm currently working on for your viewing pleasure. Amazing what I can g... Read more »

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ISO attorney chart

If any of you have the chart: Attorney (#1022, by Imaginating, Inc, designed by Diane Arthurs) could you please email me directly? I'm about 3/4 of the way finished and have lost half of the chart.... Read more »


A challenge for you

-- Bruce Fletcher Stronsay, Orkney UK Read more »


Looking for De Fil En Aiguille Magazine

Hi, all, I am looking for a particular issue of the French magazine De Fil En Aiguille -- Hors Series 22 (Atelier de Brodeuse). I have looked everywhere and I am talking worldwide! My rusty high ... Read more »


Way OT-Pun Punchlines

Here are 69 punchlines for puns I'm quite sure that the punsters among us can easily fill in the stories and the rest of us can make something up. 1. People who live in grass houses shouldn't stow ... Read more »


Green Needlework

Don't know how many of you like to crochet but this might be of interest to some. One of the ladies in my water aerobics class brings a crocheted tote bag for her towels and such. I was quizzing he... Read more »


England Needlepoint Shops

Can anyone recommend some good needlepoint shops to visit while I am in England? Read more »


Rodgers Sterling and MOP embroidery kit

Hi, I recently aquired what I believe to be an antique embroidery kit, and I know nothing about it. There is a leather case with red velvet inside. There are small knives awls a thimble and other too... Read more »


Knitting a Patch

I know this isn't a knitting forum, but I'm hoping some of you can help me. My editor insisted I change the name of the next Betsy Devonshire book, w hich I was calling The Needle Case. After so... Read more »


Hand Embroidery Software

I've been searching for hand embroidery software that will allow me to design my own patterns and/or scan pictures, etc. and then have the software convert them to an embroidery pattern for stitching... Read more »


Sunset Designs

Does anyone know if this company still exists? I've been googling it and find a lot of references to their old stitchery kits but nothing providing a current contact. I'm trying to track down some... Read more »