It’s not just pillows! Other needlepoint projects include, our (locally famous) belts, ornaments, purses, shoes, headbands, wallets, checkbook covers, picture frames, Christmas stockings, rugs, bell pulls, luggage straps, picnic baskets, golf stools, tray inserts, and Nantucket Lightship baskets. And when you’re finished with your personal masterpiece, bring it back to NeedleWorks. We provide superior custom finishing for all projects.
If you do crave a pillow, we carry handpainted needlepoint canvases of varying themes by more than 40 different artists, including A Collection of Designs, CanvasWorks, Leigh Designs, Patty Paints, Voila! C'est Fini, Amanda Lawford, Melissa Shirley, Shelley Tribbey, and JP Designs. Choose from an extensive collection of floral motifs, popular sayings, local landscapes, college logos, holidays, oriental motifs, baby items, Harry Potter images, dog and cat portraits, and kits by Elizabeth Bradley and Beautiful Bargello.
Speaking of your pampered pet, now you can spoil your little darling a bit more. We have a fun selection of leashes, collars, and Christmas stockings.
In addition to our walls of yarn and canvases, we carry distinct specialty items to enhance the hours you devote to needlework. Treat yourself or a needlepointer in your life to our handcarved or pewter pincushions, elegant scissors by Gingher and by Hummingbird House, and FunSpecs and the ever-popular Ott Light to help you see every detail of your handiwork.
We carry needlepoint threads from the following companies:
- Access Commodities a perfect palette for flesh tones
- Amy's Keeping Me in Stitches
- Anchor floss and pearl cotton
- Caron Impressions, Watercolors, Snow
- Mill Hill beads
- Needle Necessities overdyed floss wool and metallics
- Rainbow Galleries Splendor silk, Wisper, Very Velvet, Alpaca, Matte Cotton, Patent Leather, Santa’s Beard, Fuzzy Stuff
- Ribbon Floss
- River Silks 4mm silk ribbon
- Silk and Ivory