Blackwork Biscornu – New for Needlework Expo

Here is the last of my new designs for Needlework Expo. In addition to cross stitch, I also do blackwork and have some blackwork designs available in my Etsy store. Here is my new one. If you’ve never done a biscornu before, never fear! There are plenty of tutorial videos to be found online onContinue reading “Blackwork Biscornu – New for Needlework Expo”

The Labyrinth of the Reims Cathedral – New Expo Release

Here is my next Needlework Release: The Labyrinth of the Reims Cathedral. I am always on the lookout for interesting and inspiring images. When I was looking up labyrinths one day, I came across this one – so unique for its geometry. At first, I was simply enjoying the challenge of charting it. But then,Continue reading “The Labyrinth of the Reims Cathedral – New Expo Release”

It’s time for some sneak peeks!

In about two weeks, Needlework Expo August 2021 will begin! This is an online wholesale market for stores to purchases new patterns (and fabrics and accessories and…) directly from designers. You can go back to Needlework Expo in March! blog post and Needlework Expo Wrap-Up blog post where I wrote about this in a little moreContinue reading “It’s time for some sneak peeks!”

Needlework Expo Wrap-Up

What can I say? – it was wonderful to be participating in my first wholesale needlework market last weekend. Just to catch folks up, as I wrote here, the Nashville Needlework Market – which is the wholesale in-person shopping experience for store owners and designers that typically takes place at the beginning of March –Continue reading “Needlework Expo Wrap-Up”

Last New Pattern for Needlework Expo – Matzo Cover

If you’ve been with me this week, you’ve seen my last few posts here have been sharing with you my new designs that will be debuting at Needlework Expo in just a week! Today is the final of these five patterns – Matzo Cover Let me get this out of the way right away –Continue reading “Last New Pattern for Needlework Expo – Matzo Cover”

Needlework Expo Reveal – Evolution

Today I’m sharing the third of my five Needlework Expo releases. You can see and read about Renaissance Band Sampler here and Rosebud Lace here. I present to you today Evolution: My designing interests go in a number directions and one of them is geometrically inspired patterns. This is one such one. To be specific,Continue reading “Needlework Expo Reveal – Evolution”

Another Reveal for Expo – Rosebud Lace

I’ve written about the Needlework Expo coming up next weekend here and here – so feel free to go back and get the background information if you need it 🙂 Today, I want to share with you my next new design – Rosebud Lace. If you are familiar with my designing style, you will knowContinue reading “Another Reveal for Expo – Rosebud Lace”