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!
Basic surface embroidery stitches combine with Just Another Button Company's "Spring Fling" button set of rabbits, eggs, jellybeans and flowers to create a spring wreath of pussy willow twigs and cherry blossoms.
Kit includes button set, printed cotton background fabric, threads and complete directions. Students should bring a 6" or 7" hoop to class plus scissors.
Kit fee: $25.00
Using perle cotton on 18 mesh canvas, students will selection from one of 7 available canvases to create their bookmark. Stitches taught will be continental, tent and basketweave stitches. p>
Kit includes canvas, perle cottons in matching colors and felt for backing. Students should bring a pair of scissor for cutting threads.
Kit fee: $18.00
Using perle cotton on 18 mesh canvas, students will selection from one of 4 available canvases to create their pincushion. Stitches taught will be continental, tent and basketweave stitches. p>
Kit includes canvas, perle cottons in matching colors, backing fabric, cording and stuffing. Students should bring a pair of scissor for cutting threads.
Kit fee: $22.00
This introductory class to embroidery on paper teaches you the tools and techniques to create delicate and dynamic designs on paper suitable for card making. A second pattern will also be available in class.
Kit includes cardstocks (border paper may vary from the photo), threads, needle, pin vise, patterns, pricking pad, tapes and directions. Students should bring a pair of small, sharp scissors for cutting paper and scissors for cutting threads.
Kit fee: $19.00
Our guest instructor, Sheila, will demonstrate using things from around the house such as drink mixes, food color and egg dyes to take neutral shades of silk, cotton, wool and linen into a whole new spectrum. Dye results will vary and you never know the beautiful surprise just waiting in the dye bath! Sheila will have recipes and helpful hints to distribute.
Students will be dyeing fibers and fabrics in class, so please sure to wear older clothes or bring a smock.
Kit includes and assortment of fibers. Microwaves, hot plates and electric tea kettles will be used in class.
Kit fee: $25.00
All photos copyright 2012-2015 With Needle in Hand, Julia Kerner. Original With Needle in Hand designs copyright 2010-2015 With Needle in Hand, Julia Kerner. All other designs shown with permission of their respective designers/companies.