Lesley Teare, Cross Stitch and needlework designs

Lesley Teare Needlework design
Lesley Teare at work

Lesley Teare has a degree in Printed and Woven Textiles and as well as teaching art has worked as a freelance designer for many years for the retail trade and card companies.

For the past twenty years Lesley has concentrated on designing for the needlework market but now works mainly for the cross stitch market, providing designs and charts for many needlework magazines.

Lesley has lived in Suffolk for 20 years and has a large black Labrador for company to go for long walks with in the beautiful countryside. She likes to spend time walking or gardening and with a large plot to tend it is just as well.

Online Shop

Buy Lesley's cross stitch pattern designs online, visit the shop page to browse by category. With a large portfolio of work you are bound to find something you want to create.

New designs are being added every month!

Recently Added

25th Oct 2016

Canadian Costume dolls

Finally, here they are! I had such a great response from you about ideas for this group and I have tried to pick four costumes to represent the First Nations. Again, my interpretation, so please do let me know if I have overstretched the idea. The names for the dolls are based on the Elemental Clans for Fire, Earth, Air and Water which repesent the twelve birth totems.