The Gentle Art of Stitching: 40 Projects Inspired by Everyday Beauty

The Gentle Art of Stitching: 40 Projects Inspired by Everyday Beauty

by Jane Brocket

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Overview

This beautifully illustrated inspirational guide presents simple yet stylish stitched pieces for your home, from quilts and samplers to needlepoint pincushions and greeting cards. Each of the 40 projects reflects Jane Brocket's “gentle” approach, which values the creative process as much as the finished object. With techniques ranging from Japanese Sashiko to traditional cross-stitch and a reimagined Victorian “crinoline lady,” plus helpful tips, this collection puts the enjoyment back in hand stitching.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781843406655
Publisher: Collins & Brown
Publication date: 10/16/2012
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 8.20(w) x 10.30(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Jane Brocket is the author of five books, including the bestselling The Gentle Art of Quilt-Making and The Gentle Art of Knitting. She originally created her blog, yarnstorm.blogs.com, to write about knitting, but the contents soon expanded to include many more of life's small pleasures, such as baking, quilting, sewing, gardening, books, and films. For more information, visit janebrocket.com.

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