Lesley Teare Needlework design

LJT Blog Christmas cards

22nd Nov 2022

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 in your stash. I hope you will enjoy them as they won't take too long to stitch.

Happy stitching and have a lovely week,

Lesley

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LJT Blackwork & flower sampler 12

15th Nov 2022

I do hope you have all enjoyed stitching my latest sampler as I have really loved working on it and seeing all of your lovely pictures that you have sent in.

Next week I have the first of 4 small Christmas card designs ready for you to tackle before we all hopefully get some time out with family and friends. The last card design will be on the 14th December and I will then be taking a 4 week break before...

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LJT Blackwork & flower sampler 11

8th Nov 2022

I do hope you have been enjoying this sampler and this week the 11th motif is ready for you to stitch....but only one more to go! 

 Hope you all have a good week,

Lesley

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LJT Blackwork & flower sampler 10

1st Nov 2022

Week 10! I hope you will all enjoy stitching this motif and we are nearly at the end of this pretty sampler. Quite amazing how qucikly this one has gone.

Hope you all have a lovely week with plenty of stitching time.

Lesley

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LJT Blackwork & sampler 9

25th Oct 2022

Part 9 of my Blackwork and flower Sampler design for you to stitch. It is all looking lovely, thankyou. Hope you all have a good week and happy stitching, Lesley

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LJT Blackwork & flower sampler 8

18th Oct 2022

This blackwork heart motif will complete the central section of my sampler. I'm really pleased with how it is all looking and thank you for sending in your pictures to my FB pages as it does help other stitchers see how it is going.                                    Lesley Teare Cross Stitch designs | Facebook

I hope you all have a pleasant week. Happy stitching, Lesley

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LJT Blackwork & flower sampler 5

28th Sep 2022

Part 5 and this week it is part of the motif from the larger middle section, but just the top half. A blue line, shown on the Border chart, acts as a guide line for this part of the design.

Hope you enjoy it and happy stitching.

Lesley 

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LJT Blackwork & flower sampler 4

20th Sep 2022

Onto the second sections and part 4 of my Blackwork & flower sampler. I do hope you are enjoying it and to those of you who are new to the blackwork technique are finding it 'easy'.

I hope you all have a lovely week with plenty of stitching time,

Lesley

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LJT Blackwork & flower sampler 3

13th Sep 2022

Hello everyone. Part 3 is a similar motif to (1) with slightly different petals and a different blackwork pattern on the leaves.

I hope you enjoy it.

Happy stitching,

Lesley

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