Setting in a Frame


Setting in a Frame” – Some Evidence in the Use of Needlework Frames...

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Function Designed

Introducing Accoutrements, Refined Furnishings for Fancywork

I have been thinking about innovation and purpose a lot lately in my needlework.  (If you ask my daughters,...

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A Magic Carpet

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Fastenating Fashion

In an early “Folio” version of Shakespeare’s tragedy, Othello, the “unpinning” of Desdemona’s garments by her maid, Emilia is central to the dramatization...

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The Difference between Dull and Bright

“The child took her sewing and sat beside aunt Jane in the kitchen while aunt Miranda had the post of observation at the sitting-room window.  Sometimes they would work on...

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Function Designed - Raised Work & Beading Implement Kit

Introducing Accoutrements, Refined Furnishings for Fancywork

I have been thinking about innovation and purpose a lot lately in my needlework.  (If you ask my...

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New Product Announcement & Book Review

The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Canvas Embroidery

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New Trebizond Colors

Today we have a picture of the two newest Trebizond colors:


TRA 3586 – Sweet Potato

TRA 3588 – Amphora

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Multiple Choice Channeled Wool for American Needlework 101

More than 20 years ago, before I was in the needlework business, I took a needlework tour of the National Cathedral in Washington D. C. with my local Embroiderer’s Guild...

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Everything Elizabethan & Jacobean


English Embroidered Book Binding

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New Product Announcements

“Good materials inspire good work.”

 ----Mary Thomas, 1936 

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What is Access Commodities?

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We are wholesale distributors of spun and...

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