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Metallic Thread Embroidery: A Practical Guide to Stitching Creatively with Metallic Threads

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Synopsis:

This exciting introduction to metallic threads features fourteen dazzling projects from designers worldwide. Metallic and metal threads are some of the most interesting and useful materials available to needle workers today, adding beautiful and dramatic effects to even the simplest designs.

The stunning stitched images include hummingbirds, sunlit as they sip nectar from vibrant flowers, a dragonfly with gossamer wings that shimmer in the mist, and a sleeping mermaid, her tail iridescent and hair gleaming. Step-by-step advice throughout is illustrated with inspirational color photography and clear line drawings, making this the essential guide for anyone using metallic threads.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780715310816
Subtitle:
(a practical guide to stitching creatively with metallic threads )
Author:
Kreinik, Jacqueline Friedman
Author:
Friedman-Kreinik, Jacqueline
Author:
Caswell, Ann
Publisher:
David & Charles Publishers
Location:
Newton Abbot, Devon
Subject:
General
Subject:
Metal thread embroidery.
Subject:
Needlework - Embroidery
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Volume:
107-56
Publication Date:
2000
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128 p.
Dimensions:
11.21x8.40x.60 in. 1.72 lbs.

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Metallic Thread Embroidery: A Practical Guide to Stitching Creatively with Metallic Threads
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Product details 128 p. pages David & Charles Publishers - English 9780715310816 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This exciting introduction to metallic threads features fourteen dazzling projects from designers worldwide. Metallic and metal threads are some of the most interesting and useful materials available to needle workers today, adding beautiful and dramatic effects to even the simplest designs.

The stunning stitched images include hummingbirds, sunlit as they sip nectar from vibrant flowers, a dragonfly with gossamer wings that shimmer in the mist, and a sleeping mermaid, her tail iridescent and hair gleaming. Step-by-step advice throughout is illustrated with inspirational color photography and clear line drawings, making this the essential guide for anyone using metallic threads.

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