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Tapestry Kits

Tapestry or Needlepoint is a form of embroidery where wool or yarn is stitched through mesh canvas. Although a variety of stitches can be used, most tapestries are worked using tent or half cross stitch.

As finished tapestry or needlepoint is usually quite stiff, it is normally used for wall hangings, cushions, seat covers and bags.

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Tapestry or Needlepoint is a form of embroidery where wool or yarn is stitched through mesh canvas. Although a variety of stitches can be used, most tapestries are worked using tent or half cross stitch.

As finished tapestry or needlepoint is usually quite stiff, it is normally used for wall hangings, cushions, seat covers and bags.

The fabric or canvas count for tapestry is generally large count to accommodate the use of wool or yarn, this can affect the smaller details, very fine tapestry or needlepoint is known as petit point.

We have a good range of tapestry kits for you to choose from including tapestry cushion kits, bellpulls, footstools and firescreens. Most tapestry and needlepoint kits are worked on a printed canvas but counted tapestry is also available so please read the description carefully.

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Tapestry Kits There are 231 products.

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  • Amimals, Birds and...

    A range of beautiful animal, bird and wildlife themed tapestry designs by quality manufacturers such as Brigantia Needlework, Dimensions and Vervaco.
     
    There are many styles and ability levels to choose from and each tapestry kit comes complete with canvas, yarn, needle and instructions.

  • Art

    Famous paintings in tapestry, the easier way to own a piece of famous artwork.
     
    Choose from Lowry, William Morris and many more.

  • Beginners and Juniors

    We are pleased to be able to offer a good range of tapestry designs which are perfect for beginners. Although most of the designs are aimed at the children, if you are an older beginner, don't be put off. The actual tapestry design might not be your cup of tea but the kits are designed specifically for starters, from the way the kit is put together right up to how the instructions are laid out. It's always best to start with a small kit rather than jump in at the expensive deep end and then find out you don't like the hobby, so don't worry to much about the actual design.

  • Cushions

    A wide variety of tapestry cushion front kits form manufacturers such as Bothy Threads and Brigantia Needlework, including floral, geometric, animal and character designs

  • Faith and Religion

    Stunning tapestry kits by manufacturers such as Brigantia Needlework, Luca S and Twilleys of Stanford depicting religious icons and famous religious paintings.

  • Geometric Patterns

    A colourful array of geometric pattern tapestry kits which can be made into cushions, wall hangings and other household items.

  • Places and Landmarks

    A fantastic selection of tapestry kits depicting famous places and landmarks such as Durham Catherdral, York Minster and many more.

  • Flowers and Fruits

    A fantastic, colourful array of floral tapestry kits. Beautiful flowers and glorious fruit in a range of cushion front tapestry kits as well as wall hangings and samplers.

  • People and Children

    A selection of tapestry kits depicting people and children including urban tapestry kits

  • Scenes and Landscapes

    Beautiful landscape and scenic tapestry kits by Twilleys of Stamford, Luca S and Cleopatra's Needle.

  • Samplers

    Tapestry samplers and sayings, a perfect addition to any home

  • Teacosies

    Brigantia Needlework Teacosy tapestry kits are superb icons of Great Britain. Backed by the Union Flag these iconic british institutions will enthuse you with patriotism! If all else fails, have a cup of tea!

  • Transport

    A selection of transport tapestry kits including boats, trains, planes and cars.

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