XYZZX Creations is the home of Joan Beiriger's counted cross-stitch and blackwork needlework designs. Joan specializes in counted cross-stitch flowers, dinosaurs, and landmarks (including San Francisco).


Great Links

Note: these links may no longer be active Kathy Dyers web site links to any cross-stitch source imaginable. Includes designers, stores, supplies, and instructions. Hoffman Distributor counted cross-stitch online catalog has subject search for thousands of cross-stitch leaflets (includes picture). Leaflet can not be ordered by retail customers but you can ask your favorite needlework store to order them for you. Dutch Treat Needlecrafts retail store from Livermore, California sells many of Joan Beiriger designs. online bookstore has a huge selection of books including many on needlework. The reviews are especially helpful. Elizabethan Blackwork has patterns by Paula Katherine Marmor and a list of blackwork books. Nazee Fard has patterns for crochet, knitting, ribbon embrodiery, etc. Check out her site.


XYZZX Creations - Dept. Needlecraft - 5222 Roxanne Ct - Livermore, CA 94550
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