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Friday Favorites – Brittany Spaniel – Colorful Art – Belt Giveaway and More

I’m really excited about a project we did with Carly, who’s blog is the College Prepster.com.  We helped design a custom college campus belt for her boyfriend, the pictures are amazing!  Below is one, but click here to see the whole post and enter their FREE custom needlepoint belt giveaway! (sponsored by NeedlePaint)

Wabash College Custom Needlepoint Belt

Wabash College Custom Needlepoint Belt

For those of you who are coming to our blog for the first time, we really are all about custom needlepoint designs.  You can see below 5 new belt canvases we made last week for needlepoint belts.  All different and all fun!  Keep in mind, you can either stitch it yourself, or we’d be happy to make it for you.

Custom DIY Needlepoint Belt Canvas

Custom DIY Needlepoint Belt Canvases

Christmas season is coming and it is getting late to start stitching.  We can turn around an order in a week if you order by Tuesday night!

Personalzied Christmas Stocking Needlepoint Kits

Personalized Christmas Stocking Needlepoint Kits

Looking to stitch your own designs?  Check out our online needlepoint designer.  It is super easy to use and you can see a preview without paying for anything.  The following project were designed on our website www.NeedlePaint.com  But.

Before I get to that, a few more comments from happy customers last week:

“It looks great! Thank you!!”  Emily 2014-09-13

“the belt came yesterday and it is too cool. You did a wonderful job and I know my grandson will love it. I will get a picture of it on himself. We may need to do another one sometime soon. Thanks again.” Nancy 2014-09-10

“I’ve been working on the belt and it’s turning out great! Thank you so much again for all of your help with it.”  Laura 2014-09-07

Onto the rest of the photos of last week’s Friday Favorites…  Have a great week!

Colorful Art Needlepoint Canvases

Colorful Art Needlepoint Canvases

Dogs and Cat Custom Needlepoint

Dogs and Cat Custom Needlepoint

Needlepoint Portriats

Needlepoint Portriats

 

 

 

 

 

Finished Needlepoint Projects – Custom House and Family Crests

Some amazing needlework to share with you this week!

Nancy has stitched two of her projects and put them on a foot stool and a vanity seat.  They look amazing!  Be sure to click on the vanity seat and zoom in!

Needlepoint Foot Stool Crest

Needlepoint Foot Stool Crest

Needlepoint Vanity Seat

Needlepoint Vanity Seat

And from one of our favorite customer combos (Revel – granddaughter and Marianne – needlepoint pro and grandmother).  Amazing work!  Please share our images if you like them!

Needlepoint Projects on the Table

Needlepoint Projects on the Table

Custom Needlepoint House

Custom Needlepoint House

Custom Needlepoint Crest

Custom Needlepoint Crest

 

 

 

New Custom Needlepoint Belt Design Details

Those of you who are looking for help creating the perfect needlepoint belt for that special someone in your life should see the latest designs from last week!

You’ll see a custom college campus, lots of life treasures, a personalized nautical flag, and a custom duck hunting belt.

Some of the designs came out so well that I had to feature them in close up images.  I love the water skier and the 1956 Mercedes.

Please keep in mind that we sell fully stitched needlepoint belts AND for those who want to do the needlepoint themselves, we design and make needlepoint canvases for belts.

Also note, now is the time to get started on a design for Christmas!  If you like these designs, please share them!

Custom Needlepoint Belt Layout

Custom Needlepoint Belt Layout

Needlepoint Belt Details

Needlepoint Belt Details – Check out the 1956 Mercedes

Custom Needlepoint Belt Design Details

Custom Needlepoint Belt Design Details – Love the Water Skier!

Custom Needlepoint Belts Full Layout

Custom Needlepoint Belts Full Layout

 

 

 

Friday Favorites – Logo Needlepoint Pillows – Christmas Stockings and More

Happy Friday!

Here are some more fun projects we did this week at NeedlePaint, and a few more comments from our customers.

“The needlepoint came and looks great!”  Shanni 9-04-2014

“got the bulldogs and they are fantastic!”  Katie 9-04-2014

Onto the photos!  First we have two custom logo pillows we are stitching, I love clean designs and I’m sure they will be a hit!

Custom Logo Pillow Needlepoint Canvases

Custom Logo Pillow Needlepoint Canvases

Our furry friends are a weekly favorite.

Custom Needlepoint Kits

Custom Needlepoint Kits

Peggy has moved onto new projects.  The Christmas stockings are gifts this year for two new family members.  I can’t wait to see the stitches and embellishments she uses…

Christmas Stocking Needlepoint Kits

Christmas Stocking Needlepoint Kits

One last photo, this is a belt we stitched that has just a solid green background.  This is actually one of the harder things to do, because any stitching issues show up more obviously.  I’m super happy with how it came out!

Plain Needlepoint Belt with Monogram

Plain Needlepoint Belt with Monogram

 

 

 

Three new Needlepoint Belts – Poker – Jockey Silks – American Flag

We’ve just added three new design to our needlepoint belt shop!

All of our designs can be customized to order and monograms are free!

The Black Jack or Poker Needlepoint Belt has jacks and queens facing the high cards of different suits.

Poker Needlepoint Belt

Poker Needlepoint Belt

Our Horse Racing Jockey Silks Needlepoint Belt features great colors and will stand out at next years Derby party!

Jockey Silks Needlepoint Belt

Jockey Silks Needlepoint Belt

And last this week is the new 4th of July American Pride Needlepoint Belt.  This colorful belt is great summer wear for the beach our the outdoor BBQ.

4th of July American Flag Needlepoint Belt

4th of July American Flag Needlepoint Belt

 

New Christmas and Kids Handpainted Needlepoint Canvases

I’ve mentioned her before, but it is aways good to remind our readers.

We have a great painter in the Denver area that will do custom projects for us.

This week I met with her for two projects she painted of kids names spelled out in playful kid shapes.  (see the bottom photo)

While chatting, she also had two projects she had finished for women in her stitching group which I love!  The angel stocking really came out amazing.

Angel Hand Painted Needlepoint Christmas Stocking Canvas

Angel Hand Painted Needlepoint Christmas Stocking Canvas

The santa greetings is just fun, she even had the needlepoint that she stitched years ago with her!

Greetings Santa HandPainted Needlepoint Canvas

Greetings Santa HandPainted Needlepoint Canvas

Greetings Holiday Needlepoint

Greetings Holiday Needlepoint

Kids Alphabet Personalized Name Needlepoint Canvas

Kids Alphabet Personalized Name Needlepoint Canvas

 

 

 

Sailing and Skiing Needlepoint Christmas Stockings

Those of you who are waiting untill the last minute to pick out a canvas to stitch for Christmas this year should check out our two new needlepoint Christmas stocking designs!

The first design in this post hits close to home (Colorado). It is the Winter Ski Christmas Stocking Needlepoint Kit.  The needlepoint canvas features snow capped mountains, skiers, and more snow flakes in a fun modern design that opens a lot of fancy stitch possibilities.  The name will be personalized to order when your canvas is made.

Winter Ski Christmas Stocking Needlepoint Kit

Winter Ski Christmas Stocking Needlepoint Kit

I’m a sailor, so I really wanted to design something for our little boy.  We came up with the Anchors Aweigh Sailing Christmas Stocking Needlepoint Kit.  I’m sure you will be seeing a post about this in the future.  If you’re into a specific type of boat, let us know and we will integrate it into the design!

Anchors Aweigh Sailing Christmas Needlepoint Kit

Anchors Aweigh Sailing Christmas Needlepoint Kit

Friday Favorites – NeedlePaint.com Reviews and New Custom Needlepoint Projects

Last week we got a lot of lovely feedback, it really makes Karen and I smile to know our customers are loving their custom needlepoint kits and belts that we make at NeedlePaint.com.

“My project arrived and looks great. I appreciate to detailed map of colors.”  Lynn – Aug. 21, 2014

“I just wanted to let you know that my husband has been wearing his beautiful belt all the time and he always gets comments-everyone loves it. I also wanted to let you know how well it wears!! It still looks brand new.”  Kathryn – Aug. 19, 2014

“I just got the needlepoint canvas and I am so pleased! The picture details on the canvas are actually clearer than the image I sent you. Since the picture I chose has subtle color changes, I wasn’t at all sure the result was going to be easy to work. But you did a brilliant job with it and I am going to thoroughly enjoy doing the needlepoint. Thank you so much for the outstanding work and the great customer service.”  Janis – Aug. 18 2014

“The needlepoint arrived today & it’s great!” Joyce Aug. 18, 2014

“The canvas is perfect.  Thanks so much.  You are the nicest guy I meet online.  I hope Needlepaint is a big success.”  Barbara – Aug. 17, 2014

“The canvas looks beautiful! Thank you!” Alison – Aug. 12, 2014

“I received the needlepoint belt kit today, and I love it!”  Ellen – Aug. 11, 2014

This week we have some more eye candy for you, too!

Needlepoint Belt Canvases

Needlepoint Belt Canvases

Custom Needlepoint Kits

Custom Needlepoint Kits

Custom Needlepoint Brick Cover Kits

Custom Needlepoint Brick Cover Kits

Needlepoint Canveses from Photos of Dogs

Needlepoint Canveses from Photos of Dogs

 

 

 

Classic Sports Cars Needlepoint Belt

Wow, another fantastic design we’ve made available in our shop today!

The Classic Sports Cars Needlepoint Belt features some of the most incredible examples of our passion for speed and great looking cars.

The design from left of the buckle to the right are the: Ferrari 240 gt, 1959 Ford Thunderbird, Porche 356, 1959 Corvette, Mercedes 300sl, Jaguar XJE, 1967 Ford Mustang, and the Aston Martin DB5.

This design is customizable.  If you, or somebody you know have a car you’d like put into the design, we’d love to make this a gift that will be talked about for years to come.

We do monograms for free and background colors are also customizable.  If you would like to stitch it yourself click here for the needlepoint canvas.

Classic Sports Cars Needlepoint Belt

Classic Sports Cars Needlepoint Belt

Friday Favorites – Custom Needlepoint Portraits, Pillows, and Beaches

Check out the projects this week!

One pillow that was a beautiful ocean scene stitched by Shanni, in British columbia!  Nice work Shanni!!!

Hernando Needlepoint pillow

Hernando Needlepoint pillow

I love the way custom portraits come out, I think will look amazing when it is done!

Custom Portriat Needlepoint Kit

Custom Portriat Needlepoint Kit

Bridge Players Needlepoint Canvas

Bridge Players Needlepoint Canvas

The next project is another large landscape, the design is 25 inches wide by 16 inches high!

Large Landscape Needlepoint Kit

Large Landscape Needlepoint Kit

Ocean Needlepoint Canvases

Ocean Needlepoint Canvases

German Shepherd and Guinea Pig Canvases

German Shepherd and Guinea Pig Canvases

Have a great weekend!

 

 

 

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