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

LJT304 Oriental garden

This oriental picture with its soft colours in the the landscape, is the perfecr foil for the beautiful geisha surrounded...

Design size: 9.3 x 10.7 inches or 236 x 272 mm


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Teddies for all seasons

12 small teddies that make a wonderful sampler or each one is ideal for a card or quilt motif. Stitch...

stitch count for each ted: 32w x 33h Overall design: 8.8 x 11.4 inches


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21st Mar 2018

Update on my SALs

We are well and truly into both SALs now, and I am getting such lovely feed back for both the Floral Sampler and our Sunbonnet Sue designs. Here are just a tiny assortment  to represent them both. It's lovely to also see how some of you are adapting the designs...

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