Needlework may include related textile crafts such as crochet, worked with a hook, or tatting, worked with a shuttle. Similar abilities often transfer well between different varieties of needlework, such as fine motor skill and knowledge of textile fibers.What is a needlepoint frame?
What is a needlepoint frame? Frames for needlework are devices that allow you to keep the canvas taut as you are stitching. They are to needlepoint what hoops are to embroidery and cross stitch. Frames fall into two major types: stretcher bars and scroll frames. There are several variations of both. Stretcher bars are the most common. They are sold in pairs in specific lengths, sized by inches.