Stitching the Sturt Pea

Hello stitchers! I hope this finds you all safe and enjoying your latest project(s). In the studio This month I am delighted to share my newest #needlepoint design, the Sturt Pea, the floral emblem of my home state, South Australia. It is the third in my series of iconic Australian Wildflowers. I know there are […]

May news from studio stitches #needlepoint

Hello stitchers! I hope this finds you with a pile of lovely projects and the time to get to them. It’s late Autumn here in Adelaide with leaves turned golden and the days getting quite chilly and shorter. A perfect time to turn our thoughts to the warm indoors and plan our new needlepoint projects. […]

When is a cushion a chair?

A new year, a new stitching challenge I recently received this beautiful image of a needlepoint chair. It was photographed in City Needlework in San Mateo California and apparently stitched by the owner. This stunning chair got me thinking about needlepoint chairs and how you might go about putting one together.  I soon realised it would […]

On sale! The Cuppa collection

It’s week two of the studio stitches October sale The feature design this week is Cuppa which includes: the Cuppa cushion and Cuppa tea cosy The Cuppa design was one of my earliest kits and still one of the most popular. Tea or coffee? Whether a tea or coffee drinker, this design is perfect for those […]

Cleaning up!

Here in Adelaide it is definitely Spring! The sun is shinning and the smell of blossoms is in the air. And after a wonderful three months travelling it is also time to get back into the studio, tidy up, clean out and get ready for the new designs I’ve been working on while I’ve been […]