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!

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Needle Exchange: Crewel To Be Kind II

Welcome Back Everybody! Last time we looked at the history of crewelwork, this week we’re…

Crewel Work
Needle Exchange: Crewel To Be Kind

Hello everybody! This week we’re going to look at the history of crewel! Yea! Exciting.…

Needle Exchange: Stay Gold Part III

Hello everybody! What a journey we have been on these last few weeks exploring the…

Needle Exchange: Stay Gold Part II

Welcome back everybody! As promised, here’s part two in our three part look at goldwork.…

Tree of Life and a lion killing a camel, detail of the centerpiece of the coronation mantle of Norman King Roger II of Sicily. See 30-01-02/15-18 Royal workshop, Palermo, Italy. 1133-1134 Inv. XIII 14
Needle Exchange: Stay Gold, Part I

Hi everybody and welcome back! This week we’re going to look at the history of…