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

LJT327 Blackwork flowers with Robin

This delightful robin sits quietly amongst the blackwork Christmas roses / hellebores,  colourful cross stitch ivy and berries and the...

Sewn design size: 10 x 10 inches or 254 x 254 mm


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LJT336 Sunny sunflowers

Bright and colourful sunny sunflowers that will brighten the gloomiest day. Easy to stitch on 14 count pale blue Aida...

Finished size: 140 x 140 stitches


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15th Feb 2019

LJT Floral cushion February

Here is the second part of the first flower which will complete the narcissus. Lovely to see your pictures of the start of my new floral SAL, and it will be lovely to see a completed flower.

The chart for the next section will be posted on Friday 15th March.

Happy stitching,...

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