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.

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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

LJT352 Christmas motifs

!2 pretty Christmas motifs that make up a delightfull sampler for the Christmas season and as well, each of them...

Finished size: 221 x 281mm or 8.7 x 11.1 inches


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LJT351 Northern Cardinal in Autumn

A decorative and pretty picture of a red Northern Cardinal bird amongst Blackwork style Autumn leaves and colourful berries and...

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


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12th Nov 2019

Part 11 Xmas blackwork SAL

Only three more sections to go! I do hope you are enjoying each week's design.

This time, another mistletoe leaf, but with a different blackwork pattern

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