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Size Does Matter – Picking The Right Cross Stitch Threads

Needleworkers have been cross stitching for centuries. While the simple “X” stitch hasn’t changed, what…

Notice the "A" on some of the labels of these Kreinik Silk Mori skeins? That indicates a new dye lot. Check labels on all of your threads to see if there is a dye lot designation.
How to solve dye lot dilemmas

Hello! Kreinik Calling! Like the old Avon-Calling, but we’re talking about threads, those beauty products…

Let's Talk About Fraying
Thread Technics – Let’s Talk About Fraying

Have you ever stitched right down to the last inch of thread on your needle?…

These gorgeous, rich shades of purple are in the form of Kreinik Braid. This brilliant thread is meant to be used alone (not used as a carry-along) to add a bolder metallic look to a design. Washable, dry cleanable, available in several sizes to suit different counts of fabric/canvas and different stitches. Explore more here: http://www.kreinik.com/shops/Metallic-Threads/
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Today I got a warning (a threat?), a message of doom, one that I wasn’t…

Future Heirlooms – Karen Reimer

I do not remember the first time that I saw the embroideries of Karen Reimer…