Crewel Work Patterns and Kits by NeedleThread Designs

All of the NeedleThread Designs patterns and kits have comprehensive instructions and clear diagrams. Most are available in pdf format as well as kits.

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crewel work pattern: jacobean-style strawberry cushion with wool embroidery

Summer Strawberry

Crewel Work Design - Intermediate Level
Size of Design: 25cm x 18cm (9.75" x 6.75")

Worked in 2-ply Appletons' Crewel Wool in pretty shades of strawberry and green, this design uses a mix of traditional and contemporary stitches and techniques.

The 18-page booklet contains comprehensive step-by-step instructions, with professionally drawn diagrams, tips, notes and stitch guide for the embroidery. Instructions for making it up into a cushion measuring 46cm x 30cm (18" x 12") are available separately.

Download free cushion instructions in pdf format.

pdf: £9.99

 

kit: £29.99

crewel work pattern: wool embroidery cushion with a modern design based on a winter rose

Winter Rose

Crewel Work Design - Beginner to Intermediate Level
Size of Design: 5" x 4.5" (12.5cm x 11.5cm)

Based on a hellebore, or winter rose, this contemporary crewel work design uses traditional stitches and techniques and Appletons' 2-ply crewel wool in soft violets, greens and creams.

The comprehensive, 16-page booklet contains step-by-step instructions, with professionally drawn diagrams, tips, and stitch guide written for stitchers new to crewel work. Instructions for making it up into a cushion measuring 30cm x 30cm (12" x 12") are available separately.

Download free cushion instructions in pdf format.

pdf: £9.99

 

kit: £24.99

crewel work pattern: jacobean-style strawberry pincushion wool embroidery

Strawberry Pincushion

Crewel Work Design - Intermediate Level
Size of Design: 12cm x 13cm (4.5"x5")

If you are looking for a smaller project, the Strawberry pincushion is perfect. A companion to the Summer Strawberry design, its traditional stitches and techniques are worked in pretty strawberry pinks and greens in Appletons' 2-ply crewel wool.

The comprehensive, 17-page booklet contains step-by-step instructions, with professionally drawn diagrams, tips, notes and stitch guide. Also included are instructions to make it up into a 15cm (6") square pincushion.

pdf: £9.99

 

kit: £19.99