A Chimera in Needlepoint, la Bucherie

A Chimera in Needlepoint, la Bucherie

Needlepoint
A return to needlepoint : Tapisseries de la Bucherie. When we were in Paris last year,  I made a concerted effort to find local wool and yarn shops.  Yarn tourism is a thing, apparently. Turns out it is a really good way to see some parts of a city one may otherwise miss. More about that, and the shops I found, on another day. Right now I have desire to return to needlepoint. In my google search for yarn shops I found  the Tapisseries de la Bûcherie This is one of the most brilliant shops in Paris, for those who love beautiful things made by hand. The shop, unlike many craft related shops, was in a popular tourist area of the city. A stone's throw from the Cathedral Notre Dame, actually. This treasure trove…
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