The Needle's Notion - imaginative cross stitch and needlepoint designs with a fresh nostalgic look.
What flies through the night and brings Halloween fright? Take a look at Fly By Night,
a colorful band sampler from The Needle's Notion, which features a flying witch, bats, owls, ghosts and many other fall-inspired motifs.
Worked on 32 count Belfast Heritage hand dyed linen from Picture This Plus, using DMC and Gentle Art threads.
Design size: 7 1/8 inches wide x 16 inches high.
Welcome to everyone who is visiting the Needle's Notion website this week via the online
Since it will soon be Halloween, The Needle's Notion is offering an opportunity to win a Needlework Show
door prize by simply browsing this website and emailing Lettie.Eckberg@icloud.com
with the names of three Needle's Notion cross stitch designs that include a
in the design.
A winner will be selected at the end of the Needlework Show. Thanks for participating and good luck!
Brightly-attired flowers are sure to inspire joyful thoughts when stitching this colorful sampler from The Needle's Notion. Flower Show features a collection of flower pots and vases inspired by antique sampler motifs.
Worked on 28 count Light Mocha Cashel Linen using DMC and Weeks Dye Works threads.
Design size: 9 ¼ x 11 inches.
This delightful Needle's Notion design features a picturesque western ranch scene and a pair of entertaining cowhands.
The chart includes all three designs, plus stitching and finishing instructions for the cowboy and cowgirl figures.
The designs are worked on 32 count Lambswool Linen using DMC and Gentle Art threads.
Ranch scene design size: 5 x 8 inches.
Finished size of figures: 4 ½ inches tall.
Inspired by traditional spot samplers, this heart warming design celebrates friendship.
The main sampler features a boy and girl holding a basket of flowers.
In addition, an optional chart is included to stitch a friendship design with two girls.
The designs are stitched with DMC and Weeks Dye Works threads on 32 count Country French Latte Linen from Wichelt Imports.
Design sizes: 7 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches and 6 x 4 1/2 inches
Several Needle's Notion samplers are also available as painted canvases
for needlepoint, offered by
Ewe and Eye and Friends
All images and designs on this site are copyrighted by the designer, Lettie Eckberg. Scanning or photocopying
The Needle's Notion charts for uploading and sharing with others is a violation of international copyright laws.