There are several different methods for creating layers in needlepoint. These include using color, different types of stitches, and actually layering stitches. Janet M. Perry of Nuts About Needlepoint discusses this topic in her recent blog post and she goes into detail about how to achieve layers in needlepoint giving some great tips. Learn more. How do you go about achieving a layered look in your needlepoint projects? Share your tips in the comments section below.