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We are very excited to now have available on our website, the list of workshops available for 2018 and we invite you to join us for one or more of these workshops! We have some new tutors to Allthreads in 2018 offering tuition in different areas of embroidery, as well as our regular tutors offering new and exciting projects.To date the tutors vi...
Here are a range of free cross stitch and embroidery patterns, all of which use DMC threads, which I suggest you have a look through. They might be of particular interest if you are looking to make an inexpensive gift for someone, a fete or stall item, or a quick and easy project. They have been provided to us by Leuteneggers - one of our suppli...
I regularly hear customers lament the fact that they want to take their needlework on long-haul flights but that the current regulations prevent them from doing so. For this reason I thought I would make this the subject of this week's blog. Several years ago as I was about to embark on an overseas trip, I researched the regulations in the Air...
Debbie Mercer is a valuable member of the Allthreads Embroidery team. She has many years experience in teaching in various forms of embroidery and needlework. Debbie also takes the classes held at Allthreads. Today, she is instructing her class on how to stitch the Palestrina or Double Knot stitch on a 28 count linen as an edging stitch. We’ve a...