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Embroidery Stitch Bible Over 200 Stitches Photographed with Easy-to-follow Charts by Betty Barnden
  

Embroidery Stitch Bible Over 200 Stitches Photographed with Easy-to-follow Charts

Part of the Needlecraft Bibles Series

RRP £15.99

Synopsis

Embroidery Stitch Bible Over 200 Stitches Photographed with Easy-to-follow Charts by Betty Barnden

Fashions in embroidery styles come and go, but the basic stitches and techniques remain the same. This book will meet the needs of all embroiderers, and encourage an exploration of the craft in a creative, imaginative way. Follow the diagrams and instructions in this beautifully illustrated book to discover the wonderful variety of effects that can be created on fabric with just a needle and thread and discover, or rediscover, the sensuous, tactile, wearable art of embroidery.

Reviews

Feb/Mar 08 A book that doesn't contain bead embroidery, but we felt it was worthy of a mention for its detailed descriptions, diagrams and instructions for embroidery stitches. Divided into different types of stitches, it wouldn't be hard to begin adding beads to a lot of them! Bead


About the Author

Betty Barnden is a freelance needlecraft designer who studied furniture design at the Royal College of Art (where she made her first tubular knitted chairs). Betty has designed knitting patterns for companies such as Sirdar, Patons, Jaeger and King Cole. Her knitwear, embroidery and crochet designs have appeared in many magazines over the years, and she has also designed embroidery projects and kits. Betty regularly contributes to Sewing World magazine.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st February 2003

Author

Betty Barnden

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Publisher

Search Press Ltd

Format

Hardback
256 pages

Categories

Embroidery crafts

ISBN

9781903975473

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