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Needlepoint Christmas Ornament

How to Finish a Needlepoint Ornament

Step by step tutorial on how to self-finish a needlepoint ornament.
Homage to Matisse collection needlepoint tapestry inspired by Odalisque in Red. Contemporary designs by unwind studio: art & craft to help you unwind.

Homage to Matisse by Sara Trucksess

"Matisse was a master of color and shape, and as a color and pattern lover this is one of the reasons I adore his work most" Get to know the...
6 reasons why crafts are good for your mental health and well-being

Why Crafts are good for your Mental Health and Well-Being

Sharing with you 6 reasons why crafts are good for your well-being and mental health.
From customer to unwind studio artist!

From customer to unwind studio artist!

This is the story of how surface pattern designer, Laura Croft, went from Unwind Studio customer to Unwind Studio artist with lots of needlepointing in between!
Featured Product of August 2020: Glacial Pools

Featured Product of August 2020: Glacial Pools

Introducing our new collaboration with Brooke Thorn McGowan, founder of Thorn Alexander, and how we are contributing to the Intersectional Environmentalism cause, with your support!
Take Your Pleasure Seriously

"Take Your Pleasure Seriously"

Take the time to delve into your pursuits and explore them fully. We are here to help!  In this post, we are sharing our favorite articles that describe the meditative and the...
three generations stitching needlepoint together

Three family generations needlepointing together

How do you want to spend the time, when you are with your beloved ones? Joana and her family, have found the perfect unwinding and relaxing activity with our needlepoint...
Featured product month Black Lives Matter

Featured Product of the Month: Black Lives Matter

This month of July, the featured product is (without much surprise, if you are following us on Instagram), the amazing and powerful Black Lives Matter design, by Oris from Breathe Live Explore.
rewards loyalty program unwind studio needlepoint tapestry

Everything you need to know about our loyalty program

Our customer loyalty program "Unwind Rewards" is live, and we want to tell you all about it!!
story behind travel vw van needlepoint tapestry design

The story behind our Travel Van needlepoint design

Get to know more about the amazing dream of driving from London to Sydney, overland, in a 1977 VW camper van called Squiffy!