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, Ribbon Embroidery, Romanian Point, Whitework 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 and 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 The Essamplaire.
Special order requests are always welcome. Some special orders may require a downpayment.
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 8 students.
We are open Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. Friday hours are 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. Saturday hours are 12 noon to 7:00 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 (6" 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 9:30 a.m. which lasts until 4:00p.m. Members of the Youngstown 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.
We call our evening group, meeting the first Monday of each month, the "Monday Night Stitchers". "Stitchers" meet from 6:00 pm until 9:00. (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. Please call us at (330) 758-8122 for more information or to schedule a consultation.
If you are looking for a specific item, please call us or stop in!
In session 2, we get to cut our Kloster blocks, wrap our bars and make our dove's eyes in the design's corners. We will then learn to read a cross stitch chart and begin our cross stitching. Continuation of two part program.
Our final installment in this finishing series will address assembly of the lined sewing kit and attachment of accessories.
Kit fee: $8.00
The third in our new series of Ribbon Embroidery designs, "Borage" is our next design. Blue and white borage flowers in silk ribbon have bead centers.
Kit fee: Estimate $25.00
As simple Jacobean leaf and flower design is stitched using the tambour hook, creating a series of quick to produce chain stitches. Kit will include the tambour hooks (fine, medium and heavy with a wooden handle) threads, fabric with design and a needle for finishing thread ends. Students can purchase an optional tambour embroidery frame for $36.00 or order directly from Lacis.
Kit fee: $34 for complete kit, $12 for kit without tambour hooks
A combination of different leaves (maple, oak, walnut & birch) and nuts make a fiery display on a box top or as a pin. Continuing to build on basic stumpwork stitches (buttonhole, satin stitch, long and short), students will learn detached buttonhole for making stuffed acorns. The class will also cover making a "slip" for a dimensional walnut.
Kit fee: Estimate $38.00
A stunning snowflake worked on navy blue suede cloth, our silver snowflake uses silver perle purl, silver check, japan silver and tambour silver. Great introduction to goldwork for those wishing to try the technique.
Please note all metals and threads are not silver, but are a plated silver-tone material that resists tarnish.
Kit fee: Estimate $33.00
Thanks to Nannette of "Thousands of Bolts" an amazing mail-order fabric source and neighbor here in Boardman, we have a stocking for this year!!!
"Santa's Gifts" should give us plenty of ways to use our surface embroidery skills to decorate Santa, his reindeer and a whole selection of ornaments, plus a pair of bonus stocking shapes. This panel is so cute. Expect to use cotton floss, Accentuate & Presencia metallics, beads, buttons, bells and so much more.
Kit price to be determined.
Please note shop closings for Thanksgiving (November 27 & 28) and Christmas Holiday and Inventory (December 24 - January 1).
All photos copyright 2012-2014 With Needle in Hand, Julia Kerner. Original With Needle in Hand designs copyright 2010-2014 With Needle in Hand, Julia Kerner. All other designs shown with permission of their respective designers/companies.