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!
A design inspired by vintage valentines is worked on ecru perforated paper with a mix of Anchor flosses with optional Treasure Braid accents. Project is worked in cross stitch with backstitching.
Kit includes all threads, perforated paper, needle, greeting card with envelope, color chart and full instructions.
Kit fee: $12.00
If you have always wanted to learn shuttle tatting this class is for you. Limited in size to 5 students for each session, our guest instructor Becky Moore will give each student the attention they need to confidently learn shuttle tatting. Finished project can be made into a necklace with provided materials.
Kit includes a ball of #10 Lizbeth crochet thread (in the color of your choice), two tatting shuttles, a crochet hook, findings and/or ribbon for the necklace and complete directions.
Kit fee: $20.00
From the designers at Squishy Cute Designs come Shamrock the St. Patrick's Day Cat and Lucky the St. Patrick's Day Dog. Both are a delight to workup in acrylic felt with embroidered accents, beads and dimensional shamrocks on their collars. Students should bring sharp scissors to class for cutting out the felt shapes.
Kit includes full color instructions and patterns, felt, beads, all threads and stuffing.
Kit fee: $18.00 for either the cat or the dog or $28.00 for both kits.
Building on skills from the beginner level class, students will make a motif using more advanced skills. Class size is limited to 5 students per session.
Kit includes a ball of #10 Lizbeth crochet thread (in the color of your choice) finishing materials and complete directions.
Kit fee: $18.00
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
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.
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
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.