Cleaning needlepoint requires patience, attention to detail, and the right supplies.

Cleaning Needlepoint – Part 2

By Ellen Johnson / May 28, 2023

From pillows and stand ups to holiday ornaments and Christmas stockings, your needlepoint treasures add your unique personal touch to your home and family celebrations. And like all pieces of art, they require special care. As delicate fabric crafts, they’re especially susceptible to dust, dirt, and general wear-and-tear. That means a regular cleaning routine is … Read more

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Cleaning needlepoint requires patience, attention to detail, and a gentle touch.

Cleaning Needlepoint

By Ellen Johnson / May 21, 2023

As stitchers, we know how much time and effort goes into creating a beautiful needlepoint treasure: selecting threads and stitches, plying your needle to complete the project, and transforming the canvas into its final form. But what often gets overlooked is the proper cleaning – and maintenance – of a needlepoint piece to preserve its … Read more

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Hand Care for Needlepointers

Loving Your Hands: Hand Care For Needlepointers

By Ellen Johnson / May 14, 2023

There’s a special kind of magic that happens when you ply your needle on project. The stitches and threads that you use add color and texture to your piece, but it’s your hands that are the unsung heroes of your artistry. Without your hands, you simply could not stitch. And so, today we’re going to … Read more

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