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needlepoint:

see lacelace,
patterned openwork fabric made by plaiting, knotting, looping, or twisting. The finest lace is made from linen thread. Handmade laces include needlepoint and bobbin lace, tatting, crochet work, and some fabrics made by netting and darning.
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"My hope is that everyone that visits PinkImperfection.com will share their favorite yarn and needlepoint shops, teachers, festivals and retreats so that this can become a resource for all of us to discover and learn more about the farmers, shop owners, pattern and canvas artists that feed our maker passion.
We are pleased to have such a charming building for our business," says Amelia Jones, manager of the Needlepoint Joint and daughter of its owner, Judith.
She enjoyed needlepoint, cross-stitch, and Bingo and especially her visits from her family.Her funeral will be held on Wed.
Wally Baker is a tomboy, trapped in an era when girls were supposed to like pretty dresses, needlepoint, and good manners.
Ed Sheeran received a Drake-inspired needlepoint gift from Taylor Swift which he treasured by framing it and then showing it off on MTV for everyone to see.
Her hobbies have included crocheting and needlepoint.
True to form, Virden started designing his own needlepoint belts and wearing them around Birmingham, where the couple now lives.
Isabella Trent dreams of world travels and adventure; not the needlepoint and marriage women of her times usually dream of--but her special obsession is with dragons.
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Minnesota who teaches needlepoint classes for the Minneapolis school
If you only need glasses for reading or for close tasks such as needlepoint, single-vision lenses may be your best choice.
London Skyline fine needlepoint cushion, pounds 95 from prison charity Fine Cell Work (www.finecellwork.co.uk).