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


We hope this guide helps and inspires you on your needlepoint projects! Send us photos of your projects (finished or in progress) so we can see your beautiful renditions :)

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