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Dyeing needlepoint threads is an art unto itself.

Dyeing To Know How Threads Get Their Color?

By Ellen Johnson / April 14, 2024

If you’re at all like me, one of your favorite things about needlepoint is all of those gorgeous threads. You probably don’t think much about how your needlepoint threads got to be the colors they are, though, do you? I didn’t either, when I first began stitching. 😉 I believe that there’s great value in … Read more

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Silk and Ivory thread is a lovely needlepoint yarn.

All About Silk and Ivory Thread

By Ellen Johnson / November 19, 2023

Silk and Ivory is a luscious 50% silk/50% Merino wool single strand non-divisible thread. When Serendipity Needleworks was a retail shop, it was my #1 best selling thread… and with good reason. You can use it on so many different sizes of needlepoint canvas, for starters. And in addition to that, you can use it … Read more

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Read Ellen's blog post to learn all about color fastness in your needlepoint threads.

Color Me Permanent: A Guide to Thread Color Fastness

By Ellen Johnson / June 18, 2023

If you’ve ever wondered what color fastness means, you’re going to L-O-V-E this week’s blog post. In fact, we’re going to do a deep dive into what color fastness means and why it’s important to understand it. Sound good? Terrific – let’s dive in! Let’s start with what color fastness is… In a nutshell, color … Read more

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