Silk Ribbon Embroidery: A Workshop Approach for Beginners by Helen Dafter, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Silk Ribbon Embroidery: A Workshop Approach for Beginners

Silk Ribbon Embroidery: A Workshop Approach for Beginners

by Helen Dafter
     
 
Designed for the beginning to intermediate embroiderer, this workshop-in-a-book presents the basic concepts of this gentle art, and puts them to immediate use in creating a lidded box, striking evening bag, garden-themed journal cover, and more. Learn to select fabrics and transfer patterns, and the best ways to use common stitches. Save hours of frustration with the

Overview

Designed for the beginning to intermediate embroiderer, this workshop-in-a-book presents the basic concepts of this gentle art, and puts them to immediate use in creating a lidded box, striking evening bag, garden-themed journal cover, and more. Learn to select fabrics and transfer patterns, and the best ways to use common stitches. Save hours of frustration with the help of a complete section on project problem-solving. Increasing or decreasing scale is covered, as is color and perspective, and there are great tips for deciding when to use a jump stitch or a camouflage stitch, and ideas for embellishing other crafts with silk ribbon. Additional information is provided for selecting background treatments and fabrics that can add interest to any project.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781863513678
Publisher:
Milner, Sally Publishing Pty, Limited
Publication date:
08/01/2007
Series:
Milner Craft Series
Pages:
80
Sales rank:
632,377
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.20(d)

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