Lesley Teare

Lesley Teare Needlework design
Lesley Teare at work

Lesley Teare has a degree in Printed and Woven Textiles and as well as teaching art has worked as a freelance designer for many years for the retail trade and card companies.

For the past twenty years Lesley has concentrated on designing for the needlework market but now works mainly for the cross stitch market, providing designs and charts for many needlework magazines.

Lesley has lived in Suffolk for 20 years and has a yellow Labrador for company to go for long walks with in the beautiful countryside. She likes to spend time walking or gardening and with a large plot to tend it is just as well.

Online Shop

Buy Lesley's cross stitch pattern designs online, visit the shop page to browse by category. With a large portfolio of work you are bound to find something you want to create.

New designs are being added every month!

Recently Added

LJT345 Four blackwork flowers

Four blackwork flowers set within a pretty, decorative border. A suitable design for either a framed picture or cushion. Stitch...

Finished size: 303 x 303 mm or 11.9 x 11.9 inches


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LJT347 Oriental floral fan

An elegant, decorative floral fan which can be stitched on the colour fabric of your choice. Stitch it on 14...

279 x 216 mm or 11 x 8.5 inches


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14th Jun 2019

LJT June floral section

It has been great to see so many of your stitched pieces and I am really pleased with how this project is going and especially as it is looking so pretty now. The June section has a pansy and butterfly to complete, plus the start of what will be  -...

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