The Elegant Needle has been in business since 1994. We are a full service needlework shop and we are dedicated to needlepoint enthusiasts.
In our shop you will be delighted with unique hand-painted canvases and a rainbow of luxurious fibers. We carry needlework books for stitch patterns, techniques and inspiration. And you’ll enjoy hours of browsing through our grand assortment of tools and accessories for needlework.
Our friendly and creative staff are happy and eager to help stitchers of all levels find everything they need to create beautiful artwork and thoroughly enjoy the craft of needlepoint!
Located in the heart of Baton Rouge’s Mid-City Merchant's District, The Elegant Needle is a one-stop shop for all your needlepoint needs. Our main commitment is to share our passion and enthusiasm for the art of needlepoint with the beginner or experienced stitcher.
Our staff member offers their own unique needlepoint experience and talent, whether it is basketweaving, color choices, decorative stitches or design. We enjoy teaching stitches and providing ideas on how to individualize your needlepointing project.
We encourage you to visit the shop and immerse yourself in the rich colors, unique designs, and warm atmosphere. If you are fortunate to live nearby, please stop by with your project(s) and sit & stitch. We welcome your company.