The Embroiderer's Handbook

The Embroiderer's Handbook

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by Margie Bauer
     
 

This encyclopedia of embroidery stitches using stranded threads is a comprehensive reference for every embroiderer. The numerous step-by-step photographs and clear instructions show every stage of working a stitch and make even the most complicated techniques easy to follow.

Alongside the stitches are practical hints on using different threads and fabrics,… See more details below

Overview

This encyclopedia of embroidery stitches using stranded threads is a comprehensive reference for every embroiderer. The numerous step-by-step photographs and clear instructions show every stage of working a stitch and make even the most complicated techniques easy to follow.

Alongside the stitches are practical hints on using different threads and fabrics, tried and tested tips for the beginner and gorgeous projects using and combining the stitches described in the book. Common problems are solved and suggestions given on choosing and storing equipment, starting and finishing and the use of hoops and frames.

More experienced embroiderers will find inspiration and ideas for further experimentation and suggestions for using embroidery on clothing, accessories and in the home.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780715320372
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
04/01/2005
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.54(d)

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