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

LJT378 Art Deco lady

The style just 'shouts' Art Deco with its strong colours and the added important black that form the shapes and...

Stitched size: 254 x 290 mm or 10 x 11.4 inches


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LJT103C Christmas bird cards

Four delightful garden birds to stitch in colourful cross stitch with the addition of decorative blackwork patterns for the surrounding...

Each bird design: 56 x 56


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27th Oct 2020

My Wednesday blog.

I hope you will agree, as I thought a slight break from my blackwork sampler series, as we lead up to December and Christmas, might be a good idea. This will mean we can start January 2021 off with my new Blackwork Winter sampler! The details of this will start...

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