Saturday, February 5, 2011


This is a Needle Art Kit in Illuminations on Color, designed by Orna Willis.  I saw this on her Etsy site in other colorways and contacted her asking for one in blues and she created a thread pack for me!  How cool is that?   Her Etsy site is and I just checked and the pattern is on there now in Lilac but there is another blue thread pack available.  This design is about two by three and I added on to it.  I added Delica beads in the open areas of the design and also did blanket stitching all the way around the outside.  I may turn this into a piece of jewelry or put it on a box top or make it a closure on a vintage purse, or stitch it on a piece of clothing, or lastly frame many possibilities don't you think?


Robin said...

Possibilities, indeed. Orna Willis is the best. Love the idea of adding your piece to enhance a vintage purse. Please share with us the final outcome.

The Chilly Hollow Needlepoint Adventure said...

Lovely! Orna really knows color and design and your blue version is gorgeous.

NCPat said...

Robin, I will post the final disposition for all to see, and I love her colors too! Thanks!