Spring into studio stitches needlepoint

Hello stitchers! I hope this finds you in good health and with a pile of projects and a stash of new ideas. Here in Adelaide, Spring has sprung and we are putting away our winter woolies and looking forward to the sunshine and more time to stitch. In the studio It’s busy time in the […]

Scissors, the cutting edge: needlepoint accessories Part 2

    It is rare that a sewing project does not require a pair of scissors. The earliest scissors are were made in ancient Egypt in about 1500 BCE. The metal used was bronze and shaped like a U with sharpened ends. In  about 100 AD the Romans designed cutting tools which looked more like […]