Lesley Teare

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 yellow 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

LJT285 Opium poppy

 This beautiful opium poppy will delight throughout the year and with only 16 colours and simple cross stitches it is...


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LJT95C Blackwork Shoes

Great fun to stitch to give as pretty cards to family and friends.

Stitch on 14 count Aida.

Each motif: 35 x 35 squares


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19th Jan 2018

LJT Floral Sampler January SAL

What we have all been waiting for - the start of our floral sampler. Each month we will be stitching another flower and one large butterfly, along with smaller insects that make up this pretty sampler. We make a start with the aquilegia or Columbine for this month of January.

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