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

Teddies for all seasons

12 small teddies that make a wonderful sampler or each one is ideal for a card or quilt motif. Stitch...

stitch count for each ted: 32w x 33h Overall design: 8.8 x 11.4 inches


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LJT98C Seed packet cards

Why not stitch one for a gardening friend and include a packet of seeds. I'm sure they will be delighted.


Stitch count for each packet: 50w x 70h


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16th Mar 2018

Floral Sampler March flower

The March flower is a pretty pink rose in full bloom with two small butterflies. This flower will now complete the top section of our Floral Sampler. It has been great to see so many pictures from you of the January and February ones, so please keep them coming.

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