New book…new Bargello designs! This pattern is a variation of the Hungarian Bargello Filler Stitch. It is stitched in blocks of three with one stitch over 4 canvas threads, followed by one over 8, and then another over 4 threads. After stitching several advanced Bargello designs, this simple … [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
This Bargello design is perfect for a wallet, eyeglass case, slippers and box top cover. Like Day 117, it is adapted from a panel from the tomb of Egyptian Pharaoh, Ptah-hetep. Found on page 83 in Designs for Bargello by Nikki Scheuer, the Bargello pattern has a 2-1 step throughout. I must admit … [Read More...]