Splendiferous Silk Thread
My very first needlepoint project was stitched entirely in wool. It was one of those pre-worked pieces from the needlework department at Gayfer’s… the kind where you just fill in the background. Those were (and still are!) terrific projects – especially for practicing basketweave. But I have to admit, my needlepoint world changed when I … Read moreRead More
Spring Threadventure Week 2: Magnolia Plantation and Gardens
This week’s destination on our 2020 Spring Threadventure Garden Tour is simply spectacular – especially at this time of year. I’m super excited to share where we’re going today, so hop aboard the Serendipity Express with me, and let’s take our magical virtual vacation tour bus to our second stop, Magnolia Plantation and Gardens. Ellen … Read moreRead More
Five Tips for Using Silk Thread on Your Needlepoint Projects
Stitching with silk thread is one of my guilty pleasures when it comes to my needlepoint hobby. Now, don’t get me wrong. I adore cotton, linen, wool, metallic, and novelty threads, too, but there’s just something about silk… Ellen JohnsonRead More
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