An alternating Bargello needlepoint diamond pattern makes the motifs in this design slightly larger than those in Day 13. There’s a lot going on in this Bargello pattern. Careful attention must be paid to each alternating diamond. Diamonds should be stitched separately because there are distinct … [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
One of the neat things about Bargello needlepoint is that through the use of color, you can achieve some incredible effects. The name for this 4-2 step Bargello needlepoint design found on pp. 90-91 in Bargello: An Explosion In Color by Margaret Boyles, is from my imagination. I took one look at … [Read More...]