Encyclopedia of Classic & Vintage Stitches: 245 Illustrated Embroidery Stitches for Cross Stitch, Crewel, Beadwork, Needlelace, Stumpwork, and MoreDe (autor) Karen Hemingway
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – February 2016
Ilustrații: colour illustrations
Dimensiuni: 216 x 277 x 13 mm
Greutate: 0.64 kg
Editura: IMM Lifestyle
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The Ultimate Sourcebook For Stitchwork Practitioners
This hardworking, stunningly illustrated reference and project book provides an essential guide for embroiderers at any level. Inside you'll find 245 embroidery stitches photographed close-up, accompanied by stitch-by-stitch instructions, hundreds of illustrations, and meticulous charts and diagrams.
Twenty-four superb projects offer practice-makes-perfect work on every kind of embroidery, from cross-stitching and huck-weaving, crewel, and needlelace to smocking and bargello. For each type of embroidery, full details are also given on suitable fabrics, types of threads and needles, how to prepare the fabric, and best uses for the embroidery.
This fabulous sourcebook of stitches includes:
- 245 illustrated embroidery stitches
- 24 exquisite practice projects
- Stitch-by-stitch instructions
- Close-up photographs, clear diagrams, and concise explanations
- Essential information on fabrics, threads, and needles