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A Beginner’s Guide To Fibers

A Beginner’s Guide To Fibers

When it comes to needlepoint, thread really is just as important (if not more!) as your canvas. The type of thread you use can greatly impact the overall look and feel of your finished piece. With so many options available, it can be overwhelming to choose the right one for your project. In this ...
Basic Needlepoint Terms

Basic Needlepoint Terms

As a new stitcher, it can be overwhelming to navigate various needlepoint terms and lingo! In this post we will walk you through some helpful needlepoint terms to know.  Canvas - refers to the mesh fabric that needlepoint designs are painted on. TCS sells only Zwiegart canvas which is the highes...
Decoding Finishing: Ornaments

Decoding Finishing: Ornaments

We’ve been delinquent on our blog posts, but I am determined to bring them back with renewed vigor in 2024!  One of our most read blog posts over the last few years has been our decoding pillow finishing blog post. I have realized over the past few years that pillows aren’t the only thing that c...

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