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

LJT331 Bullfinch amongst the flowers

A majestic Bullfinch sitting amongst a circle of decorative blackwork flowers that makes up a delightful scene and a lovely...

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


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LJT128 Decorative Winter heart

One of four decorative hearts that take you through the seasons. This Winter one is filled with red berries, white...

Finished size: 201 x 201mm or 7.9 x 7.9 inches


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24th Jan 2023

LJT blog Spring sampler 2

The second motif for my Spring sampler 2023 design. The chart for the border are on the Blog pages, so just scroll down to the 10th January for all of the details.

I hope you all have a good week with plenty of stitching time.


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