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

LJT134 Festive poinsettias

A pretty, festive design that combines seasonal colours and glitter threads for this decorative picture. Stitch on 14 count Aida...

Stitched size: Stitched size: 203 x 252mm or 8 x 10 inches


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LJT325 Michaelmas daisies

A picture of three michaelmas daisies, but shown as larger flowers for a dramatic, striking design. Stitch on 14 count...

Sewn design size: 10 x 10 inches or 254 x 254 mm


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15th Jun 2021

LJT Part series Summer motifs 4

Part 4! Getting somewhere now. Many thanks again for your loveley pictures that you are sending in - they are such a delight to receive.

This week, a lovely mauve iris, one of my favourite flowers and, at the moment, they have been in fiull bloom here in my garden for...

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