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Needlepoint Stitches: 52 Stitches Explained and Illustrated

Needlepoint Stitches: 52 Stitches Explained and Illustrated

by Susan Higginson
     
 

Filling a canvas with elegant needlepoint is made easier with this go-to reference for crafters seeking basic knowledge of frames, techniques, needle threading and embellishments. Fifty-two stitches, photographs, diagrams, and a section depicting the ways to use the stitches to design new pieces are included in this volume directed at all skill levels. With

Overview

Filling a canvas with elegant needlepoint is made easier with this go-to reference for crafters seeking basic knowledge of frames, techniques, needle threading and embellishments. Fifty-two stitches, photographs, diagrams, and a section depicting the ways to use the stitches to design new pieces are included in this volume directed at all skill levels. With illustrations of straight, cross, pile, leaf, and many other stitches, beginners and experts alike will find valuable instructions for basic and decorative work.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"If you think that canvas embroidery begins and ends with tent stitch and cross-stitch, then you need this book."  —Myshelf.com

"Lots of useful information about materials and techniques."  —Merseyside Embroiderers Guild

"This handy reference guide will help with every aspect of this art."  —Sew Today

MyShelf.com
If you think that canvas embroidery begins and ends with tent stitch and cross-stitch, then you need this book.
Merseyside Embroiderers Guild
Lots of useful information about materials and techniques.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844480968
Publisher:
Search Press, Limited
Publication date:
04/01/2008
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.25(h) x 0.28(d)

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Meet the Author

Susan Higginson is a lifelong crafter who has taught needlepoint for more than 20 years. She is the author of The Book of Needlepoint Stitches, Needlepoint Miniatures, and Your House in Needlepoint.

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