welcome to With Needle in Hand

6th Anniversary


July 2 - July 30

We will

be closed

July 4


With Needle in 
Hand Store Front

224A Boardman Canfield Rd.

Boardman, OH 44512

(330) 758-8122

Image of Store Interior

Carrying supplies for many

types of needlework styles

With Needle in Hand is your local needlework store catering to the needs of beginning to advanced stitchers. We carry supplies for many styles of embroidery such as Canvaswork, Crewel, Cross Stitch, Hardanger, Blackwork, Stumpwork, Needlepoint, Punch needle, Ribbon Embroidery, Romanian Point, Tatting, Whitework, Wool Applique and Metalwork to name just a few.

Threads including cottons, wool and silk are in stock and ready for your next stitching project. We also offer a nice selection of in-stock quality counted fabrics and specialty fabrics including hand-dyed wools. We have many resources for a special fabric that you may need.

Historic reproduction samplers are a specific focus with designs from the 1600's to the 1800's from many sampler designers including Hands Across the Sea Samplers.

Special order requests are always welcome. Some special orders may require a down payment.

Visit our Class page for a complete list of offerings for the coming months. Classes are in session on selected Monday Evenings from 6:00 pm until 9:00pm and Saturday mornings from 9:00 am until 12 noon and are generally limited to 16 students.

We are open Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10:00 am until 5:00 pm. Friday hours are 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. Saturday hours are 12 noon to 6:00 pm. The shop is closed on Tuesdays, Sundays and for all major holidays. During the Winter Months, the shop will only close in the event of a large quantity of snow (4" or more) or icing conditions. Please call the shop when in doubt at 330-758-8122.

On the first Wednesday of each month, we hold a stitch-in beginning at 10:00 a.m. which lasts until 5:00p.m. Members of the Youngstown-Warren Chapter of the Embroiderers' Guild of America are part of this group and they encourage others to join them for a day of chatting, stitching and laughing. (Call the shop to be sure that we are meeting if the weather is inclement.)

Please call the shop if you are interested in booking a day for your group!

Attention Guilds and Stitching Groups Our designer and teachers are available to teach for your membership. Past or current classes can be taught for your group or we will be pleased to design a class for you based on your needs, likes and budget. Simply call us at (330) 758-8122 for more information or to schedule a consultation.

Product Lines

With Needle in Hand is pleased to carry the following lines:

  • Alessandra Adelaide
  • Anchor Threads
  • Barbara Anna Designs
  • Blackbird Designs
  • Crane Designs
  • Dinky Dyes Hand Dyed Silk Ribbon
  • The Essamplaire Reproduction Samplers
  • Hands Across the Sea Samplers
  • JBW
  • Just Another Button Company
  • Just Nan
  • Little House Needleworks
  • Madeira Silk
  • Mill Hill (selected beads and kits)
  • Needlepoint Inc. (NPI) Silk
  • Nimue
  • Planet Earth Silk Ribbon
  • Presencia Finca Pearl Cottons #5, #8, #12, #16
  • Renaissance Dyeing Crewel Wool
  • Rosewood Manor Charts
  • Rovaris
  • The Sampler Company (England)
  • Valdani Hand-Overdyed Cotton, Perle Cotton & Silk Perle
  • The Workbasket
  • YLI Ribbon
  • Plus Much, Much More!

We also stock popular stitching magazines like:

  • Inspirations
  • Punch Needle & Primitive Stitcher
  • Stoney Creek Cross Stitch

If you are looking for a specific item, please call us or stop in!

Calendar of Classes


May 26 (Sat. 9:00 am - noon) or May 30 (Wed. 6:00 - 9:00 pm) "Bargello Sampler" - Needlepoint

Bargello Sampler

Four different simple-to-count bargello patterns are used in this sampler. Students can chose their own color palette from the full range of Anchor tapestry wools. The designs use two color families and two contrasting colors. Base canvas is 14 mesh.

A color card of Anchor wool should be picked up prior to class and color numbers chosen for the kit. Kit includes canvas, wools, needle and stretcher bars/tacks. Kit fee: $47.00

June 2 (Sat. 9:00 am - noon) Beginning Needle Tatting

Needle Tatting

Learn tatting without the shuttle! Needle tatting is a great option for new tatters with shuttle fear - there is no shuttle, only a ball of cotton and a very long needle. Students will learn to read a chart, form the tatting (double) stitch, picot and make a join.

Each student will recieve a copy of "Learn Needle Tatting Step-by-Step" by Barbara Foster - an excellently photographed and written teaching tool for needle tatting. The kit also includes a #5-0 tatting needle, needle threader, size 10 thread and crochet hook. Kit fee: $30.00

June 2 (Sat. 1:00 - 4:00 pm) or June 4 (Mon. 6:00 - 9:00 pm) "Bird of Luck" - Embroidery

Class Full

Bird of Luck

This complete kit from the designers at Riolis offers beginners a wonderful opportunity to learn basic embroidery by stitching this vibrant peacock. Design uses back, outline/stem, chain, straight, herringbone, buttonhole and star stitches. An added packet of beads gives the stitcher the option to sparkle up their bird.

Kit includes pattern printed on evenweave fabric, acrylic/wool (Safil) threads, needle and stitching instructions. Kit fee: $45.00

June 9 (Sat. 9:00 am - noon) or June 11 (Mon. 6:00 - 9:00 pm) "Strawberry Fayre" - Part II

Kit fee: $TBA

June 16 (Sat. 12:30 - 4:30 ) or June 18 (Mon. 5:30 - 9:30 pm) "Summer Samplings" Redwork Embroidery

Summer Samplings Redwork

Who doesn't love redwork, especially redwork with all the things you like about summer? Stitched on heavy toweling, this redwork design can be used as a towel or made into a tote bag or cut for use in your stitching journal. (Please choose either towel, bag or page at time of registration.)

Kit includes pattern pre-transfered, perle cottons, floss, needle and stitching instructions. Kit fee: $18.00

June 25 (Mon. 6:00 - 9:00 pm) or June 30 (9:00 am - noon ) "Bulbs and Tubers I" - Beginning Silk Ribbon Embroidery

Bulbs and Tubers I

Inspired by Victorian era botanical prints, simple silk ribbon stitches are used to create this specimen design. The additional technique of dimensional embroidery is used to form the bulbs and tubers, giving them life-like texture. The design is worked on silk fabric with silk ribbons and silk flosses.

Kit includes ground and backing fabric pre-mounted on stretcher bars, ribbons, floss, nylon, padding, needles and complete instructions. Kit fee: $36.00


July 2 (5:30 - 9:30 pm) "Whitework Sampler" Counted Thread Techniques

Whitework Sampler

Three types of whitework techniques are be used on this 10" x 10" sampler - Hardanger embroidery, darning & pulled work. This class is perfect for the whitework beginner. All techiniques are worked on easier-to-see 25 count antique white Dublin linen with matching perle cottons.

Kit includes fabric, threads, needles and complete directions. Sized for inclusion in the Stitch Journal series.

Students should bring a 5" or 6" hoop. Kit fee: $27.00

July 7 (9:00 am - noon) or July 9 (Mon. 6:00 - 9:00 pm) "Holly & Ivy" Punchneedle

Holly & Ivy

We kick-off our Christmas in July activities with this darling ivy decorated sheep design.

Kit includes over-dyed Valdani and solid Anchor flosses, Clover punchneedle tool, 6" hoop and papermache box for finishing. Kit fee: $29.50 Kit without punchneedle $18.00

July 14 (Sat. 12:30 - 4:30) or July 16 (Monday 5:30 - 9:30 pm) Chicken Scratch Embroidery

Chicken Scratch

Try this fun embroidery technique and create your own miniature forest scene. Worked on gingham fabric with 6-ply floss, chicken scratch was a favorite for decorating aprons and other kitchen textiles years gone by.

Kit fee: $26.00 Sized for our Journal series

July 21 (9:00 am - noon) or July 23 (Mon. 6:00 - 9:00 pm ) "Strawberry Fayre" Embroidery & Finishing - Part III

Kit fee : $TBA

August 4 (Sat. 9:00 am - noon ) or August 6 (Mon. 6:00 - 9:00 pm) "Bulbs and Tubers" - Beginning to Intermediate Silk Ribbon Embroidery

Bulbs and Tubers II

Basic and intermediate silk ribbon stitches and ribbon painting are taught in this class to create lovely detailed botanical designs.

Kit includes ribbons, floss, nylon, padding, needles, paint, brushes and complete instructions. Kit fee: $42.00

August 11 ( Sat. 9:00 am - noon) or August 13 (Mon. 6:00 - 9:00 pm ) "Strawberry Fayre" Finishing - Part IV

Kit fee : $TBA

August 18 (Sat. 12:30 - 4:30) or August 20 (Monday 5:30 - 9:30 pm) English Paper-piecing & Rick-rack Embellishing

English Paper-piecing

Students should bring basic stitching supplies such as scissors for paper, fabric and thread and pins. Kit fee: $28.00 Sized for inclusion in the Journal series

August 25 (Sat. 9:00 am - noon) August 27 (Mon. 6:00 - 9:00 pm) "Fall Color" - Punchneedle

Fall Color

Celebrate all the glorious color of autumn with this punchneedle design.

Kit includes over-dyed Valdani and solid Anchor 6-ply flosses, fabric, papermache box for finishing and complete instructions. Students will need to bring their own punchneedle tool and 6" hoop. Clover punchneedle tools are available prior to class. Kit fee: $18.00

September 8 (Sat. 12:30 - 4:30) or September 10 (Monday 5:30 - 9:30 pm) "Fishes" Embelling, Beading & Embroidery

Fishes Embellishing

Students should bring basic stitching supplies such as scissors for paper, fabric and thread and pins. Kit fee: $30.00 Sized for inclusion in the Journal series

September 15 (Sat. 9:00 am - noon) September 17 (Mon. 6:00 - 9:00 pm) "On the Fence" - Wool Applique

On the Fence

These crows seem "on the fence" about their interest in the pumpkins below. This design makes good use of hand-dyed wool for the pumpkins and squashes. Suitable for beginning or experienced stitchers.

Kit includes both solid and hand-dyed wools, patterns, threads and needles. Students should bring pins, scissors for cutting fabric and paper and a thimble if needed. Kit fee: $45.00

Other classes for 2018:

October 20 or 22 - "Finds of Fall" Leaf-pounding and Embroidery

October 27 or 29 - "Four Friends - Canvas Work (limited to 9)

November 3 ( Sat. 9:00 am - noon) or November 5 (Mon. 6:00 - 9:00 pm ) "Strawberry Fayre" Finishing - Part IV (alternate dates)

Kit fee : $TBA

November 10 or 12 - "Monster Mash" Embroidery and Embellishing

November 17 or 19 - "Poinsettia" Stumpwork Embroidery

November 24 - "12 Days of Christmas" Stocking - Silk Ribbon & Embroidery

December 8 or 10 - Shisha Embroidery Ornament

Keep Stitching!

All photos copyright 2012-2018 With Needle in Hand, Julia Kerner. Original With Needle in Hand designs copyright 2010-2018With Needle in Hand, Julia Kerner. All other designs shown have copyrights from their respective designers/companies.