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Vintage Bargello Needlepoint Pillow / Retro / Green Yellow Gold Beautiful Bargello pillow with seam sewed closed. This is a great example of traditional Bargello with all vertical stitches of one height, laid out in a mathematical pattern to create an intricate design with a shading effect of like colors. Pillow measures approximately 14" square. Would make a great set with these three vintage tufted velvet pillows! Fantastically retro colors…
Tudor Amulets Mini Cushion Cross Stitch Kit
This design features 'jewelled' amulet motifs linked with chains, typically seen worn over beautiful dresses or cloaks of the Tudor period. Only whole cross stitch is required throughout, so no fractionals or backstitch needed. This mini cushion kit includes: 14HPI white aida fabric, ready-sorted DMC stranded cotton threads on a card sorter, needle, black velvet backing fabric, b&w symbol chart and full instructions (cushion filler not included). Design size: 5¾" (14.7cm) square. Kit…
Klimt Jade - Ehrman Tapestry
The backgrounds in Gustav Klimt's paintings have fascinated artists for over a hundred years. They seem as intoxicating now as they must have seemed to Fin-de-sèicle Vienna in the 1890s and Candace adapts and reinterprets them into needlepoint with consummate skill. Two artists in harmony.
Turkish - tapestry kit by Glorafilia
A traditional brightly coloured design from Eastern Europe. The pattern is worked in tent stitch throughout using 11 shades of wool in six blended combinations. The kit contains:- full colour printed 7 count canvas; Anchor Tapisserie Wools in skeins; a needle and stitching instructions. Although this is suitable for a cushion, no finishing materials are included.
Pictured here are a couple of examples of tapestry / needlepoint made by Mum! She used black thread to create the design outline and her imagination in using up all her left over coloured wool in the coloured piece. For the back and white one, we bought wool specifically for this piece. She’s spent the last two years m