• An Elegant and Versatile Needlepoint Finishing Option

    Needlepoint pillows and ornaments are great - everyone here at Needlepoint.com has a coveted collection - but sometimes you just want to stitch something completely different!

    We have been going nuts over these versatile acrylic trays.

    needlepoint acrylic tray as a finishing option

     

    These trays may be made any size, so whatever you're stitching we can custom-make a tray for it - as long as it's 6" x 6" or larger; squares and rectangles only.

    Your finished needlepoint slides in and out of a slot in the bottom, so it's easy to change out the design seasonally, or whenever you feel like it. 

    In order to get a good fit and the most elegant result, we recommend you have your stitched needlepoint panel professionally finished. The needlepoint is padded so it fits snugly in the tray and doesn't slide around. It is then finished with a hard back in a complementary fabric.

    needlepoint finished as a hard back

    Matching (or contrasting if you prefer) cording is added to the sides so the edges are beautifully finished. Hard back finishing prices vary by size and start at around $55.

    needlepoint canvas finished for a tray

    Prices for the tray vary by size and start at around $75 for a 6" x 6".

    The result is a tray destined to be admired!

    Designs that work beautifully with trays are...

    Elizabeth Bradley needlepoint tapestry kits (All our needlepoint kits are 25% off for the month of May!).

     elizabeth bradley needlepoint kit finished in an acrylic tray

    needlepoint tray with Elizabeth Bradley Dahlia kit

     Game boards make lovely trays...Backgammon needlepoint game board

    Create a holiday tray...

    Christmas Crackers needlepoint design by Pippin

    Find the perfect geometric needlepoint design for your home decor...

    Kate Dickerson Pink Celtic Trellis needlepoint

    Pineapple Ikat needlepoint

    Beach themed designs are perfect for coastal living. This Kirk and Bradley Tropical fish is 20% off for the month of May as part of the Kirk and Bradley Trunk Show. And, it's on 13 mesh so will stitch up fast!

    Kirk and Bradley needlepoint Tropical Fish

    Oceania needlepoint design by The Collection

    Classic designs enliven any space; like this Kate Dickerson Retro Parakeet...

    Kate Dickerson needlepoint Retro Parakeet

    There are endless possibilities to create timeless finished pieces. Let us know how we can help you make a needlepoint tray.

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  • Comments on this post (2 comments)

    • francine craven says...

      Would love to be on your blog e-mail list! Thank you for the great ideas!

      June 05, 2019

    • Juliet Voebel says...

      What is the cost to make a EB 16×16 inch pillow. And do you have background fabric and cording for a simple knife edge pillow.
      Thank you. Juliet’s

      May 02, 2019

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