Building Thousand Flowers Needlepoint - Stitch Guide

In this blog post we will show you a stitch guide for our The Building of a Thousand Flowers needlepoint canvas, designed by Bina Tangerina. This beautiful piece was stitched by our dearest customer Joana Rego.


The Building of a Thousand Flowers


Diagrams of the stitches used


1- Bamboo Stitch - Green and blue background

Bamboo stitch diagram


2- Woven Pattern Stitch - Light pink part

woven pattern stitch


3- Straight Gobelin Stitch - Dark green part

Straight Gobelin Stitch


4- Cashmere Stitch - Green part

cashmere stitch diagram


5- Upright Cross Stitch - Dark pink part

Upright Cross Stitch


6- Gobelin Encroaching Stitch - Green part

Encroaching Gobelin stitch


7- Chain Stitch - Pink part 

chain stitch diagram


8- Custom Gobelin/Tent Stitch 


9- Gobelin Slanted Stitch - Green part

Gobelin slated stitch diagram


10- Hungarian Stitch - Light blue part

hungarian stitch diagram 


11- French Knot Stitch - White part

French Knot stitch diagram


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