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Petit point on Penelope 10/20 by Valerie MIOTTI
What is considered the best thread to do petit point on 10/20 Penelope canvas to detail faces , hands etc, the rest of the design is done in wool. I would like to know the brand, ply and needle size as this is new to me. Thank you
April 16th 17 12:17 PM
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HELP , Needlepoint on faces by Valerie MIOTTI
I am new to needlepoint, and very ambitiously am doing a "Madonna" by Royal Paris. I have done almost all but have yet to stitch the faces and hands. To me it looks as though I should do this with crewel wool , needlepoint ? ? ? It is a Penelope canvas so possible. I DONT KNOW HOW !!!!!! Can...
April 16th 17 01:37 AM
by Valerie MIOTTI Go to last post
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DMC Flower Threads by [email protected]
On Friday, 4 October 1996 07:00:00 UTC, Donald Wiles wrote: I surfed the web until I found a listing of the numbers for the DMC Flower Threads. I found it in Creative Hand Shoppe under the listing of supplies that you could buy from them. They indicated that the last date it was updated...
April 12th 17 04:17 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Needlepoint by [email protected]
I am new to needlepoint after years of patchwork, and bits of cross stitch, embroidery etc. I am completely hooked I have only done 2 pieces that have been framed and am now working on " The Madonna ". I haven't enough courage to try the charts yet, but have quite a few printed (?) canvases in my...
April 12th 17 11:15 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Post new pics by Violet Stitches
Hello everyone...I started an album at RCTN under my name, Violet Stitches. Here's the link in case you've misplaced it (new people have to join but it's easy): https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/RCTNP/photos/photostream
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March 28th 17 11:56 PM
by Joan Erickson Go to last post
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Floss scraps for birds? Don't do it ... by Tess
I recall reading many years ago on rctn about leaving floss scraps out for birds. Always intended to, but, you know, intentions ... Today I read this: http://www.goodknitkisses.com/psa-dangerous-yarn-scraps-for-birds/ Perhaps it's been discussed over the years, but I found this quite helpful. ...
March 15th 17 01:11 AM
by Liz from Humbug[_3_] Go to last post
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Crafting Buddies! by [email protected]
My name is Angie, I live in Suffolk VA. I love doing plastic canvas, There are some areas of the craft I am learning but getting the hang of it thanks to youtube....lol. I am also trying to start selling ...but neeed guideance in that area as well. I am comfortable traveling in the area of...
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March 10th 17 05:33 PM
by Joan Erickson Go to last post
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cross stitch lovers: to grid or not to grid? by Violet Stitches
About a month ago I started this cross stitch: http://www.123stitch.com/item/Silver-Creek-Samplers-Promise-of-Spring-Cross-Stitch-Pattern/12-1083 It looked simple and quick, but I made so many mistakes on that big snowflake on the right I ended up having to rip it out three times...the third time...
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March 10th 17 03:17 AM
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Eterna Silk Floss by [email protected]
Hi, I used to read this group on a daily basis, but haven't visited in many, many years. I lost my job (twice!!), found a new job, then retired a few years ago. Unfortunately, due to shoulder, back, and neck problems I haven't stitched much since then. So, I'm purging my stash. Does anyone...
March 2nd 17 03:41 PM
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New pics by Joan Erickson
Hi all! I posted some new pics to my album in rctnp. I stitched them a while back but finally just got them framed. -- Joan See my pictures he http://ndjoan.shutterfly.com/pictures
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March 1st 17 07:54 PM
by Violet Stitches Go to last post
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A Finish and A Start by Rich[_3_]
I finished "America The Beautiful" by My Big Toe (MBT-158). I hope to take a picture of it soon and post it to my album. I Started Crossed Wing Collection's "Back From The Brink" No.54: Ivory-billed Woodpecker. Rich
February 12th 17 11:44 AM
by sharoncapps Go to last post
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ping violet by [email protected]
Hi, I just approved you and hope you are busy enjoying all the pics :)
February 4th 17 10:27 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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What is a "mirror post?" by Rich[_3_]
Glad I could enable... I mean help. On Sun, 22 Jan 2017 09:41:56 -0800 (PST), wrote: www.strawberrysampler.com Rich
January 29th 17 11:45 AM
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2017, should we try to revive the group? by [email protected]
I forget to come and see what is happening, and I guess a lot of us are in the same boat. So, what are we all up to with our stitching? My stitching goal is to finish as many of my dozen or so WIPs and WISPs as I can in 2017. I am going to get them out, pat them gently and then put them in a...
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January 27th 17 02:20 AM
by Janie[_2_] Go to last post
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What is a "mirror post?" by [email protected]
On Wed, 18 Jan 2017 01:22:55 -0400, Joy Beeson wrote: On Mon, 16 Jan 2017 11:26:19 -0800 (PST), wrote: I mea= n the idea that someone would take an individual's post and then repost it = as their own on another forum seems crazy...
January 18th 17 10:48 AM
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The Stitchery Catalogue by [email protected]
This catalog is totally different from the other one... It stamped cross stitch with some very cute charts!
January 17th 17 09:19 PM
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Birthday greetings by [email protected]
To Magic Mood Jeep, wonder if she is lurking around too !
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January 17th 17 09:15 PM
by Joan Erickson Go to last post
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back of my needlepoint getting fuzzy...solutions? by [email protected]
Hello everyone! By the way I'm Janie...the one from MN who is trying to start a stitching group in my area (so far no takers). I changed my profile name to Violet Stitches to correspond with my group name better. Here's my question: I'm currently doing the background of this piece (this is not my...
January 15th 17 03:26 PM
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To all those who celebrate... by Joan Erickson
MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!! Have a joyous one! -- Joan See my pictures he http://ndjoan.shutterfly.com/pictures If worries can cure your sickness, prolong your life, or replace happiness, then go ahead and worry! If they can't, why worry?
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January 12th 17 05:25 PM
by Liz from Humbug[_3_] Go to last post
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Tia Mary and Dr Brat --- by [email protected]
Both have birthdays this week, be lovely if they turned up here to collect the good wishes sent their way.
January 5th 17 11:10 AM
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