Synonyms for Needlework:
n.needlepoint, mending, alteration, darn, darning, applique, chain stitch, cross-stitch. •fancywork (noun)
tailoring, sewing, embroidery, stitchery.
stitchery, embroidery, darning, sewing.
applique, chain stitch, mending, darn, cross-stitch, needlepoint, darning, tailoring, sewing. alteration. •stitchery
•Other relevant words:
tailoring, stitchery, applique, needlepoint, sewing, darn, darning, embroidery.
Usage examples for needlework
More than once this plaint has been made, and the sewing- machine accused as the cause of depression in wages, of deterioration of all hand needlework and of the originality that once distinguished French productions; and there is some truth in the charge, not only for Paris, but for all cities to which needlewomen throng. – Prisoners of Poverty Abroad by Helen Campbell