Here are some great Internet resources on Bargello to get you started on exploring this great technique or doing a Bargello project.
Cathy’s Bargello Page http://hal.ucr.edu/~cathy/barg/barg.html – an outstanding resource with an historical essay, lots of links, and, best of all, outstanding patterns and pictures of her work.
Bargello Candle Stocking http://www.caron-net.com/dec98files/magdec.html – charming Bargello mini-sock featuring Caron Collection threads.
Bargello Pine Trees Stocking http://www.caron-net.com/magfiles/magdecharts/magdec.html – charming Bargello mini-sock featuring Caron Collection threads.
Steph’s Stitched Pieces http://www.sandbenders.demon.co.uk/charts.htm – find links to pictures of several Bargello items here.
Milano Evening Purse http://www.bayrose.org/needlework/bargello.html – don’t be put off by the title. This is an EXCELLENT SCA article, with many photos of historic Bargello pieces and instructions on the basic stitches.
Beautiful Bargello Profile http://www.caron-net.com/may02files/may02des.html archived article with stunning pictures about this British firm.
Bargello Zig-zag Pillow http://www.jonathanadler.com/shop/product.php?cat=347&productid=16630 – ths ready-made pillow from Jonathon Adler is an inspiring piece of contemporary Bargello.
Florentine Needlecasehttp://www.caron-net.com/designerfiles/desmarfiles/marchrt.html Four-way Bargello project by Sue Kerndt.
Bargello Embroidered Footstool http://www.yeoman-icelandic-sheep.ca/my_bargello_embroidered_footstoo.htm – Beautiful project and article about how it was stitched.
Bargello Frosting http://www.needlework.com/pattseries2pats/patts2stitch47a.html – charming small Bargello pattern.