Contains an embroidered blanket, inspired by the style of the Elizabethan era. This book includes twelve large ornate motifs and twelve smaller border designs. It provides full thread conversion chart so the twenty-four individual designs can be embroidered in any scale using wool, cotton or silk thread. It also features step-by-step photographs.
A noted designer from the region of Scotlands Fair Isle explores the history and techniques of this distinctive, stranded-color knitting style and provides copious illustrated instructions for 14 original knitwear designs.
An embroidery book that depicts the natural beauty of the countryside using pure silk embroidery threads to capture spring hedgerows, the woodland floor, river banks and summer meadows with breath-taking realism. It includes four step-by-step masterclass embroidery projects.
Explores Jane Halls world of textile art, the materials she uses, her techniques, and her understanding and interpretation of nature. This book presents her embroideries through many photographs and descriptions. Containing ideas and information, it is of interest to embroiderers and textile artists.
The world famous A-Z Series has sold more than 2.5 million copies worldwide and are must have needlework guides for any sewing library. With hundreds of simple step-by-step instructions and photographs for different stitches and techniques, they are filled with glorious designs for you to stitch or adapt to suit your own projects.