Needle Exchange

Penny Nickels looks at the history of needlework and inspirations artists from days gone by – it’s Needle Exchange, exclusive to Mr X Stitch!

Hannah Ryggen Tapestry
Needle Exchange: Hannah Ryggen

Hi everybody! Last time we looked at the work of Claes Oldenburg, this time I…

Claes Oldenburg - Soft Light Switches (1964)
Needle Exchange: Claes Oldenburg

Hi everybody! Welcome back! Last time we looked at Joseph Beuy’s fiber work, this week…

Needle Exchange: Joseph Beuys

Note: This post was originally published in 2011. Hi Everybody! This week, my sweet husband…

Maggie Smith Downton Abbey quote
Needle Exchange: Downton Abbey Edition

Note: This post was originally published in 2012. OMG guys. Did you hear that series…

DMC Threads
Needle Exchange: DMC History, Part III

Welcome back to our third instament of DMC history! Last time we made it to…