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

LJT343 Button Sampler

Simple, yet so effective for displaying your collection of buttons. Stitch on 14 count natural Aida or preferably 28 count...

Finished design: stitches 59 w x 89h


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LJT342 Floral sampler

Twelve flowers to stitch as individual designs or combine them all in this very pretty sampler Stitch on 14 count...

Finished size: 254 x 350 mm or 10 x 12 inches


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17th Apr 2019

Blackwork anemone Part 12

Well, 12 weeks, and now we can add the final touch to complete my design of the blackwork anemone. It has been so lovely to see your stitching as the weeks have gone by. 

Time permitting, then I would love to work another part series for you all as it does...

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