Here find links to some of the designers and shops most favoured by TCS members.


Berlin Embroidery Designs 

Hand embroidery designer. Blackwork – Counted thread – Cross stitch – Goldwork – Jacobean – Mountmellick – Needle painting – Thread painting – Whitework.  Calgary, Alberta

Charting Creations

A cross stitch design company offering unique and handcrafted kits of their own design. 

Working with suppliers on every continent to stock and deliver quality stitching materials and designs.



Jeannette Douglas Designs

A counted thread needlework design company. Cross stitch – Hardanger – Blackwork – Canvas work – Bargello, etc. Calgary, Alberta



The Victoria Sampler

A needlework design company dedicated to timeless needlework designs. Cross stitch – Hardanger – Hem stitching – Pulled thread – Silk ribbon – Stumpwork  North Saanich, Sidney, B.C. 



L’atelier de Pénélope

Cross stitch – Petit point – Tapestry work – Goldwork – Needle painting – Crewel – Ribbon work. L’Ancienne-Lorette, Quebec


Sea Shell Stitching

Canvas work – Cross stitch – Goldwork – Hardanger – Schwalm – Temari balls – Whitework. Moncton, New Brunswick


The Victoria Sampler – see above in Designers.

A Threaded Needle

Sashiko Patterns and Supplies. British Columbia



The Stitch Bug

Cross stitch and needlework shop. Moncton, New Brunswick


Lizzy B’s Needle Art Supplies & Custom Picture Framing

Blackwork – Crewel – Cross stitch – Petit point – Sashiko – Stump work. Winnipeg, Manitoba


Traditional Stitches

Hardanger – Cross stitch – Whitework – Crewel – Blackwork – Schwalm – Canvas work. Calgary, Alberta