Using the basic Florentine stitch as described in this Bargello pattern, makes for an interesting and eye-catching design. The minimalist Florentine peaked pattern, found on p. 52-53 in Traditional Bargello by Dorothy Phelan, has a 6-3 step with a narrow span. Yellow is used as an accent color; … [Read More...]
Needlepoint Projects for 2016
Check out this step-by-step needlepoint tutorial for making a stunning eyeglass case. From preparation to final finishing, you'll get everything you need, including a FREE original African Accents Bargello Design created to fit this fun project! Get started here...
THE BARGELLO CHALLENGE
A German sampler inspired this bold Bargello needlepoint design which now resides in the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, England. Found on pp. 118-119 in Designs for Bargello by Nikki Scheuer with color photo on page 65, this Bargello pattern contains diamonds within diamonds that create a … [Read More...]