Synopses & Reviews
Thoroughly researched and up-to-date, this new title is the complete guide to needlepoint, counted thread and embroidery. Stitchers can experience the full learning process, from the history of various needle arts to every detail of how to create them. Fifteen beautiful projects designed by the foremost experts in each field are also included. Close-up color photos illustrate the clear "how-to" instructions and hundreds of different stitches. This amazing reference volume also contains a great deal of general information concerning supplies, tools, cleaning, mounting and preservation techniques. A fully cross-referenced index and informative bibliography are included, making it easy to find the wealth of information contained in this book. Every needleworker will want this great new title!
This is the complete, authoritative guide to needlepoint, embroidery, and counted thread work. It covers the full learning process, from the history of needle arts to every detail of how to perform them. Includes 15 projects from renowned designers.