Needlepoint Basics

Click to learn how to needlepoint.  Below are many resources for getting started in needlepoint from stitches to selecting needles and fiber through finishing your projects.

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Basic - Select Needle & Fiber (Video)

This video tutorial has information on selecting a needle and selecting fiber for needlepoint projects. Monkey See

Calculate - Yarn

How to estimate the amount of yarn needed for needlepoint project. By Brenda Stimpson via Ezine Articles

How to Make a Knot

Step-by-step instruction and photos on how to make a knot.

Learn how to Needlepoint

The basics. Needlepoint for Fun

Multi-Color Design

An article on how to work a multi-color design using waste knots. Just String

Plunge Thread

How to secure thread after couching. Needlepoint Teacher

Stretcher Bars

How to mount canvas on stretcher bars. Needlepoint Teacher

Thread - Ending A Needlepoint Thread (Video)

A video showing how to end a thread in needlepoint. Money See

Thread - Starting & Ending Thread

Learn how to start and end needlepoint threads. Needlepoint Teacher

Thread - Threading a Needle and Starting a Thread (Video)

A video on how to needle a thread in needlepoint and starting you thread in a needlepoint canvas. Monkey See

Waste Knot - Needlepoint

A excellent article on how to make a needlepoint waste knot. Needlepoint

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