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synonyms for needlepoint

  • brocade
  • decoration
  • lace
  • quilting
  • tapestry
  • adornment
  • arabesque
  • bargello
  • crochet
  • cross-stitch
  • needlework
  • sampler
  • tatting
  • tracery
  • appliqué
  • crewel
  • lacery
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How to use needlepoint in a sentence

Whether of needlepoint or pillow make, both the ornament and the ground are produced by the lace maker.
TEXTILESWILLIAM H. DOOLEY
Needlepoint lace in floral pattern with the designs very close together and connected by brides ornamented with picots.
TEXTILESWILLIAM H. DOOLEY
The red cloak is worked in needlepoint lace, and is in deep folds in high relief.
ENGLISH EMBROIDERED BOOKBINDINGSCYRIL JAMES HUMPHRIES DAVENPORT
In the upper corners are a butterfly, with needlepoint wings, and a bird, with needlepoint wing and tail.
ENGLISH EMBROIDERED BOOKBINDINGSCYRIL JAMES HUMPHRIES DAVENPORT
In the upper corner are two strawberries, and in the lower a butterfly, with coloured wings, left free in needlepoint.
ENGLISH EMBROIDERED BOOKBINDINGSCYRIL JAMES HUMPHRIES DAVENPORT
Above the spray is a parrot in needlepoint, most of him fastened down round the edges, but his wings and tail left free.
ENGLISH EMBROIDERED BOOKBINDINGSCYRIL JAMES HUMPHRIES DAVENPORT
Adept needle-women themselves, the Rolfe sisters made a picture in needlepoint of Pocahontas and little Tom.
THE POCAHONTAS-JOHN SMITH STORYPOCAHONTAS WIGHT EDMUNDS
To the first-named class we must assign the Needlepoint laces of Italy and the exquisite handmade laces of France.
CHATS ON OLD LACE AND NEEDLEWORKEMILY LEIGH LOWES
Lace-making naturally falls into two classes—the Needlepoint and Pillow varieties.
CHATS ON OLD LACE AND NEEDLEWORKEMILY LEIGH LOWES
The method of making Needlepoint or woven ground often decides the date and class of the lace.
CHATS ON OLD LACE AND NEEDLEWORKEMILY LEIGH LOWES
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WORDS RELATED TO NEEDLEPOINT

  • adornment
  • appliqué
  • arabesque
  • bargello
  • brocade
  • crewel
  • crochet
  • cross-stitch
  • decoration
  • lace
  • lacery
  • needlepoint
  • needlework
  • quilting
  • sampler
  • tapestry
  • tatting
  • tracery
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.