At first glance, the aisles of needlework shops can be daunting. The canvas choces alone seem endless-and then you have to move on to the threads. With a little explanation, the whole collection becomes much less mysterious.
Needlepoint canvas is an open-weave fabric, abailable in differnt sizes, styles, fibers and widths. Most canvas is made of 100% cotton. Linen, polysil, silk and plastic are also available.