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A Finish
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....
2 years ago
 
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 some...
6 years ago 10
 
A challenge for you
6 years ago
 
Needlepoint canvas question
Hi, I have been struggling with a printed canvas for some time. The shading is very difficult even in good light (naturla and Ott-Lite) with several very close colours. There is a key of sorts, where...
12 years ago 13
 
England Needlepoint Shops
Can anyone recommend some good needlepoint shops to visit while I am in England? Four years ago I found a lovely little shop just around the corner from Kensington Palace. I don't remember the name,...
12 years ago 11
 
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...
12 years ago 9
 
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 her...
12 years ago 4
 
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...
13 years ago 5
 
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. I...
14 years ago 2
 
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...
14 years ago 3
 
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....
15 years ago 9
 
home needed for a "Bill's Frame" frame
I have a frame that I think is a needlepoint frame. It's stamped "Bill's Frames" and from the archives of this list I deduce that it's from Bill Gordon's Woodcraft, a now-defunct business once in...
16 years ago 19
 
Needlepoint Software
Hi all, Does anybody here make their own charts from photographs? I'm looking to purchase a computer program such as PC Stitch for example, but would like to know the quality / pricing and ease of use...
10 years ago 6
 
Sassy Sayings for Dolly Mama's by Joey
Hey everyone! I'm not sure how many of you belong to my group on Facebook, but I just wanted to tell everyone about an awesome contest that our sponsor, (Janlynn) is running. It's the Dolly Mama by...
11 years ago 2
 
Mmmmmmmm S.E.X. in the mail!
Ordered some new side bars for my scrolls (longer than the ones that come in the multi-frame set sold at Michaels). Not only must I commnend ADP for getting them to me so fast even over the holiday...
12 years ago 6
 
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 of...
12 years ago 11
 
New DMC Freebies
DMC has 11 new freebies on their site - a couple are very nice and may appeal to some of you. What I really like is that they have labeled the level of difficulty and there are a couple of more...
13 years ago 1
 
OT-Photos
In the transition from old to new computer I somehow lost my pictures. It's backed up somewhere, but does anyone have a clue where? Now don't laugh. Where might I have saved some of these photos on...
14 years ago 4
 
Fringing anne cloth
I am busy making a cross stitch anne cloth afghan baby blanket and would like to fringe it when finished. Can anyone tell me how to finish it off please? Do a Nun Stitch hem around it and then fringe...
5 years ago 6
 
OT: Knitting Pattern
Now if you're not into Peter Heaters, don't look. The comments below the pattern are priceless too, for the yarn, there's Mastercard lol Redirecting...
9 years ago