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

LJT320 Festive cats

Six delightful designs depicting a sweet cat with fun comments that are ideal for cute Christmas cards, especially for cat...

Design size for each motif: 40 x 40


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LJT380 Stained glass Xmas cards

Very attractive Christmas cards based on Stained glass designs but with the addition of decorative blackwork borders. Stitch on 14...

Finished size for each card design: 31w x 52h


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22nd Nov 2022

LJT Blog Christmas cards

We start this Blog week with the first of 4 small Christmas card designs for you to stitch over the next few weeks. Although I have shown them on red please feel free to use the fabric of your choosing and, the gold metallic thread can be what you have...

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