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.........   purveyors of specialty needlework supplies & accessories,
cards to express your every sentiment

and distinctive gifts for that special someone or occasion



At the Needlework Gallery  ......


Heirlooms Needlework Gallery


a treasure-trove of linen and evenweave fabrics,
cross stitch, hardanger, blackwork and decorative stitch designs,
silver, brass, pewter, semi-precious stones
 (e.g. amethyst, sapphire),
beads, mother-of-pearl, glass treasures
and crystal, gold and silver paillette embellishments,
brass bellpull hardware,
beautifully illustrated project and reference books,
needlework magazines, hand dyed silk ribbons
and an abundance of gloriously coloured hand dyed silk, linen, chenille and cotton threads
awaits the discerning needlewoman's pleasure
to create beautiful needlework pieces
that will remain as a legacy of her time, talent and effort



Design:  Teenie Wedding Announcement


Completed pieces of needlework


Designs:    Pins & Needles  &                              Tudor Rose Ornamental


are on display
at the Gallery
for inspiration


and appreciation
for this beautiful
delicate art form


Design:  For Mother



Carol's Rose Garden cards / Soie d'Alger threads / Silk 'n Colors threads / Silken Ribbons

A wonderful selection of exquisite cards *
reminiscent of a bygone era
are available to choose from to convey your thoughts
or to accompany your choice of distinctive gift

*  Carol's Rose Garden      Gallery Graphics      DaySpring      The Antique Collection
Debbie Mumm      The Museums & Galleries Collection      For Arts Sake
and more  .......


And for the discerning needlewoman's workbasket
beautiful needlework tools and accessories -
reproduction Victorian styled scissors & thimbles
pewter and silver plated pincushions
silver plated needle holders
mother-of-pearl and scrimshaw thread winders
gold and silver plated needle threaders & thread cutters
pewter, gold and silver plated scissors
by Dovo of Germany
and more  .......

For your information:  Needlework pieces pictured are -
Teenie Wedding Announcement  -  The Sweetheart Tree   (SWT:T016)
Pins & Needles  -  Forget-Me-Nots In Stitches   (FMN 060)
Tudor Rose Ornamental  -  The Nostalgic Needle   (NNROSEORN)
For Mother  -  JBW Designs   (JBW 040)


A few of
Heirlooms special things ......


Brussels Linen,  Grazino (Gingham) Linen,  Northern Cross Linen,  Permin Linen,  Strathaven Linen & Zweigart


Visit  'Products'  to view details of some of the fabrics available

Threads Specialising in the beautiful hand dyed threads and ribbons by The Thread Gatherer -

      &  Ribbons:

Silk 'n Colors  (100% Silk)


Silken Chenille  (100% Silk)


Silken Pearl  (100% Silk Cordonnet Twist in 2 weights  -  15/3  &  30/3)


Shepherd's Silk  (50% Silk / 50% Wool)


Sheep's Silk  (50% Silk / 50% Wool)


Flax 'n Colors  (100% Linen  -  16/2  &  20/2  weights)


Silken Ribbons  (100% Silk  -  4mm  &  7mm  widths)


Savior Faire  (100% Silk Ribbon  -  ribbed)


To view threads & ribbons by The Thread Gatherer

  Other specialty threads available are -

Soie d'Alger  (100% Silk)  by  Au Ver A Soie


Soie 100/3  (100% Silk)  by  Au Ver A Soie


Kreinik Metallic Threads


Sampler Threads & Simply Shaker Sampler Threads  (100% Cotton) by The Gentle Art


Waterlilies  (100% Silk)  by the Caron Collection


Soie Cristale  (100% Silk)  by the Caron Collection


ThreadworX  (100% Cotton)  


&  some of the DMC range of threads  (Stranded Cotton, Linen, Perle Coton, Flower Thread)


and more  ........


Visit  'Products'  to view some of the above threads

Designs: Specialising in designs by the following -


Forget-Me-Nots In Stitches      The Nostalgic Needle  


 The Sweetheart Tree      JBW Designs


Barberry Row      Barberry Row With Love


In A Gentle Fashion      Periwinkle Promises      The Heart's Content


With My Needle      Needleprint      New Zealand Sampler


CA's Eclectic Collection      The Historic Needlework Guild, Inc.  *


(*  Regrettably this company is no longer, but several of their designs are still available)

  Other designers ** work available -


 Just Nan      HIllside Samplings 


Dessins      Cedar Hilll      Jeannette Douglas Designs  


Thistle Threads    For Stitchers Sake    Lavender & Lace    Mirablia Designs


Dimensions     Leisure Arts    Fancy Work    Graphs by Barbara & Cheryl


The Drawn Thread    Textile Heritage  and  more  .....


(**  Please Note:  Only a selection of these designers designs are permanetly in stock)


Visit  'Products'  to view some of the above designs

Magazines: Specialising in magazines that feature historical content  -


such as designs and projects inspired by samplers and objects of old


and have interesting articles on designs, needlework tools and needlewomen of yesteryear


These magazines are -


Sampler & Antique Quarterly    Fine Lines  **


(**  Regrettably this publication discontinued but some Back Issues are available)

  Other magazines available are -


Stoney Creek    Cross-Stitch & Needlework    Cross Country Stitching    New Stitches


Just CrossStitch  and  Just CrossStitch Christmas Ornaments



Newsletter: Each month a newsletter is written to inform of the latest acquisitions at the Gallery

To view some newsletters  -  What's New  

Christmas: Each year - about six weeks prior to Christmas  -  this special time of year is celebrated at the Gallery.

Several rooms in the house are decorated with


beautiful & a wonderful selection of Santas, Decorations, Ornamentals, Crockery,


Cutlery & Serviettes, etc.


for your tree, mantel, walls & table


and displays of completed Christmas Needlework pieces to inspire you to stitch them


to decorate your home or to give as a gift to someone special




To view some of the Christmas products  -  coming soon

Gift Vouchers: For that special someone for whom you cannot find the 'right' gift !

Your choice of monetary value     :     Vaild for one year from the date of issue



........   is sponsor of  .....

Timeless Treasures Needlework Retreat

(special times with renowned designers & tutors
or just a quiet weekend away to relax & stitch with friends)

A friendly welcome, personal service
and a memorable experience
awaits you at

Heirlooms Needlework Gallery

Take time out to browse,
sit and stitch,
relax and chat

and enjoy making your choices

Lovely to meet you - Sherelyn


whilst refreshing yourself
with a cup of tea or coffee

Meet up with friends

Groups specially catered for and are most welcome

Please contact the Gallery for details

Thank you.     Sherelyn


Gallery Location: Wyndom House
  1821 Pakowhai Road
  R.D. 3
  Napier     4183
  New Zealand
  Phone & Fax:  +64  6  878  1260
  Fax:  0800  588  978  (luv xst)

Email:  barberryrow@clear.net.nz

  (As I prefer the personal touch, please telephone rather than Email.

       If unable to phone, please advise your address & phone number in your Email


                   so that I can contact you.          Thank you.     Sherelyn)

Gallery Hours: Fridays  ~  10am  -  4pm
        (or  By Appointment)

Location Map


If you are unable to visit the Gallery


provides Mail Order

and would be pleased to be of service


Barberry Row  ~  Designs by various NZ designers

Barberry RowWith Love  ~  Designs by Sherelyn Whiteman

Heirlooms  ~  Needlework Gallery & purveyor of fine needlework supplies


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Barberry Row    Wyndom House    1821 Pakowhai Road    R.D. 3    Napier   4183    New Zealand
Phone & Fax:  +64  6  878  1260

Gallery Hours:  Fridays  ~  10am - 4pm  (or  By Appointment)


(Note:  Please advise your phone number and address when Emailing.  Thank you)

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