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

LJT365 Festive Teddy

A really cute, festive teddy to stitch, with or without the border, for a delightful picture for the special Christmas...

Stitched design: 203 x 203 mm or 8 x 8 inches


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LJT194 ABC Nativity

Simple Nativity motifs as part of an alphabet sampler. Stitch as a complete sampler or individual ones for quick and...


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20th Jul 2021

LJT Part series Summer motifs 9

The last one!! Not particularly any type of Summer flower, but it looks pretty and works well with the rest. I have had such wonderfull feedback from you about this series and thank you for all of your updates on your progress. But, it does mean the start of another...

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