Needle Nook News

Congratulations to Vicky!!

September 19, 2018

Vicky is back from the American Needlepoint Guild Seminar in Washington DC and this year’s entry graced with not 1, but 2 ribbons! Canvas by Funda Scully, finishing by Funda Scully with thread and finishing suggestions by Susan Portra!


Finishing Deadline – September 1st

August 28, 2018

So that you can get your holiday items back in time we have made September 1st our finishing deadline. We will be glad to take items after September 1st, but will not be able to guarantee they will be finished by Christmas. If you have any questions please give us a call at



June 14, 2018 – Gracie and MamaLlama!

June 14, 2018

Gracie, our shop girl, loves the new MamaLlama bag from Atenti. This is the hope basket in the flame colorway. Toooo Cute! 

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June 11, 2018 – Mamma Llama bags from Atenti

June 11, 2018

Have you gotten a Mamma Llama bag yet from Atenti? They’re a hot, hot, seller! So popular we can’t keep them in stock and loaded on our website. We are working on getting the bag names, sizes and prices on the website! I won’t be able to give you individual pictures until we have the bags in our hot little hands about mid July! I will start with naming the bags in the picture; FRONT ROW-Bonita Pouch, MIDDLE ROW- left to right Maxi and Tall Tote, BACK ROW-Bonnie, Back Pack and Excel.

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May 30, 2018 – Tulip Pincushions

May 30, 2018

For the needlework lovers from Tulip needles comes this series of pin cushions representing the months! From left to right in the bottom front row is Sora-iro ( May) Unahana-iro (June) and Ruri-iro (July.) The base is made from cherry wood and high quality fabric and padding creates a very special nesting spot for your needles.

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May 29, 2018 – John Johannsen’s Watermelon

May 29, 2018

As we say goodbye to Melissa Shirley trunk show and hello to summer, I wanted to share what Nancy just finished! A John Johannsen design for Melissa Shirley with a Sherry Bray stitch guide and beautifully stitched. Several of us took this class, but ours are still a WIP! Congrats on the great finish Nancy.

Melissa Shirley Designs – Watermelon

May 23, 2018 – Tulip Beading Needles

May 23, 2018

Have you tried Tulip Needles? I have been using the beading needles for years now and they are my absolute favorites! We’ve expanded our line of what we carry now to tapestry, chenille, a mixed size of beading needles and a gift presentation box of beading needles with an awl!

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May 14, 2018 – Rolling Stitch Party

May 14, 2018

The Rolling Stitch Party with Elizabeth Bozievich of Needlepoint Now and Laura Taylor arrived at the Needle Nook of La Jolla on Saturday! Rumor has it that they had a fabulous time and Needle Nook of La Jolla thanks them for making us one of their stops. Hope you come again!

May 11, 2018 – Intoxicating Bouquet

May 11, 2018

My purr~fect pick of the day from the Maggie Trunk show at the Needle Nook of La Jolla is “Intoxicating Bouquet” with the specially created frame by Duex Bijoux!

Maggie Co. – Intoxicating Bouquet

May 2, 2018 – Want to Stitch a Rug?

May 2, 2018

Thinking about stitching a rug? A great time to add one to your stitch rotation during the Maggie Trunk show at the Needle Nook of La Jolla. Every time I go to market, I always see Maggie working on her latest creation!

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