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

Cross stitch flower girl - Cross Stitch Chart

LJT158 Holly Girl

Ready for Christmas! This lovely Winter picture is one of...

Sewn design size: 5.1 x 11.7 inches or 129 x 298 mm


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Cross stitch flower girl - Cross Stitch Chart

LJT157 Poppy Girl

Surrounded by poppies and birds this pretty girl is one...

Sewn design size: 5.1 x 11.7 inches or 129 x 298 mm


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9th Feb 2016
Cross stitch flower girls

6 New Flower GIrls

I'm really pleased to be able to offer the Country Lasses that Bothy Threads have been selling as kits for many years. The designs are available as downloadable pdf files for you to print. I am delighted to say there are two new flower girls and the the others have been altered and updated to bring them in line with my level of technical skills now.