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Welcome to the New Needlepoint.Com!

Welcome to the New Needlepoint.Com!

Welcome to the new Needlepoint.Com website! We have completely redesigned our online store and added new features to give you the best shopping experience and educational support.
Here are a few of the new features you will enjoy:
Our kits, online classes, and stitch guides are categorized by skill level. These skill levels are meant to act as a guide to help you pick out your next project. Our skill levels are based on the complexity of the techniques included in each stitch guide. However, any project can be simplified.
Ombre Clutch Kit product page with skill level icon
You can click on the skill level icon to see detailed descriptions of each one. Remember that these are just guides and we encourage you to take creative freedom with any project you choose regardless of the skill level. 
Skill level description pop-up on product page
Our blog page is now searchable! If you haven’t browsed our blog before, this is the perfect opportunity to see all it has to offer. It contains a treasure trove of stitching tips, interviews with needlepoint artists, thread information, and details on all of our favorite products. You will also find new stitch videos and community pages! 
This Is Needlepoint blog page
We have greatly expanded our finishing information page. There are so many different ways to finish your needlepoint piece and we know it can be a hard decision to make, so we have added detailed information and picture galleries for the most popular types of finishing we offer. Browse our updated finishing pages for inspiration!
Categories on finishing page
If you are a rewards member, you can now access your points balance from your Needlepoint.Com account. Simply login to your account on the website and click “Your Rewards” to see your balance as well as all of the ways you can earn and redeem points. You can access your order history and any purchased online class videos from your account page as well.
Rewards tab on account page on Needlepoint.Com website
We have added an FAQ page to help answer the most-asked needlepoint questions. Don’t worry, if you have a question that isn’t on the FAQ page we are still here to help via phone or email! 
FAQ page with banner image and categories
Last, but certainly not least, you will see that we have a fresh, contemporary look! Our new style is also on our Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest pages where you can stay up-to-date on new designs, trunk shows, sales and events. 
Shop online with us anywhere, anytime, or visit us in one of our two shops located in Raleigh, NC and Charleston, SC. Happy Stitching!


Latest Blog Posts

Stitching the Santa Stars: Rhodes Circle

Stitching the Santa Stars: Rhodes Circle

Take a behind the scenes look at the stitching of our Santa Star Collection from Associated Talents.

All About Needle Point Rewards!

All About Needle Point Rewards!

Read to take a closer look at Needlepoint.Com's rewards program, exploring the perks and benefits that make it a standout in the needlepoint community.

Embarking on a Creative Journey: A Beginner's Guide to Needlepoint

Embarking on a Creative Journey: A Beginner's G...

If you're a beginner eager to explore the craft of needlepoint, you're in for a delightful and rewarding journey. In this guide, we'll walk you through the basics, offer some...

Favorite Stitches for Wheels

Favorite Stitches for Wheels

Using decorative stitches for wheels is a great way to add character and dimension to your project! Read more for our favorites.

A Look at How our Needlepoint.com Community Decorates for the Holidays with their Needlepoint!

A Look at How our Needlepoint.com Community Dec...

We love our needlepoint community! Check out everything you have created this year!

Thread Talks - All About Vineyard Wool!

Thread Talks - All About Vineyard Wool!

Vineyard wool is a great thread for beginners and expert stitchers alike! Watch our latest Thread Talk video to learn more.

Favorite Needlepoint Stitches for Squares

Favorite Needlepoint Stitches for Squares

Squares can be a great highlight to any needlepoint design and there are a number of stitches to choose from, too!

Meet Don - the designer behind Associated Talents and Two Sisters

Meet Don - the designer behind Associated Talen...

Meet Don Lynch - the designer behind Two Sisters and Associated Talents.

Finishing by Needlepoint.com

Finishing by Needlepoint.com

Here at Needlepoint.com, we have developed strong relationships with the finest needlepoint finishers in the nation. We offer a wide variety of finishing services such as stockings, ornaments, pillows, and...

2023 Charleston Retreat Recap

2023 Charleston Retreat Recap

A perfect stitching weekend unfolded at the Needlepoint.Com retreat in Charleston and attendees are not holding back with their accolades.

Thread Talks - All About Essentials!

Thread Talks - All About Essentials!

We love working with Essentials thread especially since it comes on both skeins and cards! Watch our latest Thread Talk video to learn more.

Interfacing-The Perfect Way to Swap Out Self-Finishing!

Interfacing-The Perfect Way to Swap Out Self-Fi...

Self-finishing is quickly becoming one of the most popular ways to finish needlepoint these days. Not only can you finish the project yourself (no big finishing bills? Yes please!), but...

Thread Talks- All About Weeks Dye Works!

Thread Talks- All About Weeks Dye Works!

Learn all about Weeks Dye Works, one of our favorite variegated threads and a small business local to North Carolina!

Needlepoint Lettering

Needlepoint Lettering

We’ve put together some quick and easy tips to help you stitch letters on a needlepoint canvas. The biggest influence to how you will stitch your letters is based on...

Thread Talks- All About Pepper Pot!

Thread Talks- All About Pepper Pot!

Learn all about Pepper Pot, one of our favorite silk threads and a staple among expert and beginner stitchers alike!

Needlepoint Personalities

Needlepoint Personalities

Which Needlepoint Personality are you?

Take a Look at our new Mural!

Take a Look at our new Mural!

Needlepoint.Com-Raleigh has become the canvas for a stunning new mural by local artist, Adriana Ameigh, and you will recognize this vibrant design from Needlepoint To Go! Titled “Prismatic Oasis”, the...

Thread Talks - All About Kreinik!

Thread Talks - All About Kreinik!

Kreinik is one of our most popular metallic threads and is perfect for adding sparkle to your piece! Watch our newest video to learn all our tips and tricks for...

Self-Finishing Products You Need For Your Stash!

Self-Finishing Products You Need For Your Stash!

Self-finishing is a great way to finish your needlepoint project without the wait!

Needlepoint Tools You Can’t Live Without!

Needlepoint Tools You Can’t Live Without!

Needlepoint Tools You Can’t Live Without! When you’re first starting out with needlepoint, you can be tempted to just focus on form, stitches, or what your next project will be....

Your Top Needlepoint FInishing FAQ's!

Your Top Needlepoint Finishing FAQ's!

Visit our website and click on the Finishing tab in the top left corner of the screen. Then click on the type of piece you are sending in to be...

Thread Talks - All about Glisten!

Thread Talks - All about Glisten!

Glisten is one of our favorite threads to work with. There are so many fun techniques that can be done with this fiber.

To Ply or Not to Ply!

To Ply or Not to Ply!

To Ply or Not to Ply – sorry, Shakespeare! We just had to steal it! When you stitch, however, it’s not whether you should ply or not; it’s whether you...

Stocking Toppers vs. Full Stockings

Stocking Toppers vs. Full Stockings

When you talk needlepoint heirlooms, Christmas Stockings are a must. In fact, some stitchers have admitted to immediately considering which stocking to purchase when they hear a new family member...

All about thread dye lots!

All about thread dye lots!

This blog post will go over why it is important to save the tags, and how we cannot control dye lot changes!

A look inside a Needlepoint.Com Retreat!

A look inside a Needlepoint.Com Retreat!

Needlepoint.Com’s retreats have always been a special, unique experience for avid stitchers. From Bald Head Island to Asheville, Raleigh and now Charleston, Needlepoint.Com retreats have covered some terrain. With our...

One Year of Needlepoint.Com Charleston!

One Year of Needlepoint.Com Charleston!

Happy One Year Needlepoint.com Charleston!  What a year it has been.  We want to thank all our customers for a fantastic year, and it has been a joy to welcome...

Thread Talks-Working with Silk Lamé Braid!

Thread Talks-Working with Silk Lamé Braid!

Silk Lamé Braid is one of our favorite threads to work with. There are so many fun techniques that can be done with this fiber.

Our 2022 Top Selling Kits!

Our 2022 Top Selling Kits!

2022 was a fun year here at Needlepoint.Com with lots of new classes and kits being released for all stitchers alike. Here is a list of our top 10 kits...

Thread Talks-All about working with Fyre Works!

Thread Talks-All about working with Fyre Works!

Fyre Works is one of our favorite threads to work with. There are so many fun techniques that can be done with this fiber.

All About Needlepoint.Com Charleston!

All About Needlepoint.Com Charleston!

Welcome to Charleston, SC! Our Charleston Boutique is located in the heart of the Historic District right next to the famous Rainbow Row. In February 2022,Needlpoint.com acquired Cabbage Row Needlepoint...

Thread Talks-Learn More about Straw Silk!

Thread Talks-Learn More about Straw Silk!

Learn all about Straw Silk with Needlepoint.Com! This fun and versatile thread is a ribbon-like thread with natural color variations, which provides depth of color in the canvas. Watch this...

Our new

Our new "How to Needlepoint" Video!

Check out our new How to Needlepoint Video on Youtube to get you started on this amazing craft!

3 Tips Every Stitcher Needs To Add Texture to a Canvas

3 Tips Every Stitcher Needs To Add Texture to a...

Do you want to add texture for intrigue and dimension? Uncover three essential tips that every stitcher needs to know to add texture to a canvas.

5 Gifts You Can Make With Needlepoint

5 Gifts You Can Make With Needlepoint

All stitchers, including beginners, can create heartfelt gifts to give loved ones to celebrate special occasions, show gratitude, or simply make their day. Consider these five practical gifts you can make with...

Welcome to the New Needlepoint.Com!

Welcome to the New Needlepoint.Com!

Welcome to the new Needlepoint.Com website! We have completely redesigned our online store and added new features to give you the best shopping experience and educational support.

Needlepoint To Go Learning Series-Lace Stitch

Needlepoint To Go Learning Series-Lace Stitch

Welcome to our Summer series of stitches where owner and expert, Nancy Young walks you through the most popular stitches in our Needlepoint To Go kits!  This video shows you the...

Needlepoint To Go Learning Series-Alicia's Lace

Needlepoint To Go Learning Series-Alicia's Lace

Welcome to our Summer series of stitches where owner and expert, Nancy Young walks you through the most popular stitches in our Needlepoint To Go kits!  This video shows you the Alicia's...

Hearts for Hospice & Needlepoint.Com Charleston!

Hearts for Hospice & Needlepoint.Com Charleston!

There has been a great resurgence in the popularity of needlepoint. The Charleston location has an endearing tradition of allowing customers to design and stitch heart-shaped canvases that are donated...

Needlepoint To Go Learning Series-Knitting Stitch

Needlepoint To Go Learning Series-Knitting Stitch

Welcome to our Summer series of stitches where owner and expert, Nancy Young walks you through the most popular stitches in our Needlepoint To Go kits!  This video shows you the Knitting stitch...

Why You Need To Know the Criss Cross Hungarian Stitch Today

Why You Need To Know the Criss Cross Hungarian ...

The criss cross Hungarian stitch creates a highly decorative and dynamic needlepoint design. Uncover why you need to know it and learn more about this stitch today!

A Quick Guide to Self-Finishing Your Needlepoint Canvas

A Quick Guide to Self-Finishing Your Needlepoin...

Self-finishing needlepoint projects can be a creative but tricky process. Uncover further details in our quick guide to finishing your needlepoint canvas.

Check out how we pick our Add on Threads!

Check out how we pick our Add on Threads!

Ever wonder what our different "Add on Threads" option on the website means? Check out this helpful video to show the different types of threads in each category and how...

Personalized Needlepoint Projects: 5 Gift Ideas To Make

Personalized Needlepoint Projects: 5 Gift Ideas...

Uncover personalized needlepoint projects to see which are the best gift ideas to make for friends and family. Get your presents ready in time for Christmas.

Needlepoint for Kids: Showing Your Kids How To Needlepoint

Needlepoint for Kids: Showing Your Kids How To ...

Uncover needlepoint for kids and learn why showing your kids how to needlepoint is simple and fun. Introduce them to a hobby they’ll love forever.

How To Select the Right Canvas for Needlepoint

How To Select the Right Canvas for Needlepoint

Find out how to select the right canvas for needlepoint no matter which project you want to complete. Use these tips and tricks to choose the correct canvas.

Needlepoint To Go Learning Series-Dot Stitch

Needlepoint To Go Learning Series-Dot Stitch

Welcome to our Summer series of stitches where owner and expert, Nancy Young walks you through the most popular stitches in our Needlepoint To Go kits! 

Needlepoint To Go Learning Series-Jessica Stitch

Needlepoint To Go Learning Series-Jessica Stitch

Welcome to our Summer series of stitches where owner and expert, Nancy Young walks you through the most popular stitches in our Needlepoint To Go kits! 

Needlepoint To Go Learning Series-French Knots

Needlepoint To Go Learning Series-French Knots

Welcome to our Summer series of stitches where owner and expert Nancy Young walks you through the most popular stitches in our Needlepoint To Go kits!  This video illustrates variations on the...

5 Basics for Beginners to Learn About Needlepoint!

5 Basics for Beginners to Learn About Needlepoint!

Canvases come in different mesh sizes that correspond to the number of stitches (holes) per inch.  Most common are 10 count, 13 count, 14 count and 18 count mesh.  ...