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 Chart

LJT095 Oriental Crane

With only whole cross stitches this Oriental crane is simple...

Sewn design size: 8.6 x 8.6 inches or 218 x 218 mm


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 - Cross Stitch Chart

LJT094 Irises

This lovely group of irises is easy and quick to...

Design size: 10 x 10 inches or 254 x 254 mm


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31st Mar 2015

April fairy

Here she is, the April fairy! I hope you will enjoy stitching her as she sits on the stem of a mauve sweet pea flower looking at the butterflies around her.