noun, plural nee·dle·wom·en.
Examples from the Web for needlewoman
The needlewoman was delighted that she stumbled more than usual.The Grandee|Armando Palacio Valds
Indeed, what would the “Field of the Cloth of Gold” have been without the skill of the needlewoman?The Art of Needle-work, from the Earliest Ages, 3rd ed.|Elizabeth Stone
The footman accuses the cook, who accuses the needlewoman, who accuses the other two.
The needlewoman has preferred to sew over the raw edges of the stuff, and give us a perfect piece of Fretwork in linen.Art in Needlework|Lewis F. Day
The needlewoman hung down her head, overcome with confusion.The Wandering Jew, Complete|Eugene Sue