Category: Needlework

Thoughts and information on stitching, and what I am currently working on.

The Needlework Show

It’s almost here. The Needlework Show opens next week, on April 15. The Needlework Show is an online trade show. Like the wholesale trade shows organized by The National NeedleArts Association, only […]

Ribbon Alternative

Back in February, thanks to Alan at the Bookmark Collector blog, I discovered an unassuming blog post that gave me an idea I can’t let go. Do you remember friendship bracelets? Did […]

Anchorage Outreach

Funk & Weber Designs, Arctic Needle, and the Arctic Needleworkers embroidery guild hosted the third annual Bookmark Make-it-Take-it at the Loussac Library on Sunday in conjunction with the 2009 Bookmark Challenge. Attendees […]

Pocket Bookmark, Too

I had planned to make one of Sisu’s pocket bookmarks this month, but between baseball-bookmark stitching, outreach-bookmark stitching, and class-project stitching, it didn’t happen. However, ideas beget ideas, and Sisu’s project influenced […]

Pocket Bookmarks

Needlework Nutshell reader and fellow stitcher, Sisu, has come up with a pocket bookmark finishing technique that I love. Just before Christmas, Sisu decided to make a bookmark for her son’s friend, […]

Weekend Site-Seeing

Have you been to The Stitchers’ Village yet? I look forward to hanging out there. Our next bracelet class will be held in the Village, as well as others. There is a […]