The world famous A-Z Series has sold more than 2.2 million copies worldwide. The 8th title in this series of indispensable needlework guides is a must have for any embroiderer. See an animated preview of Book where you can turn the pages... Semi-hardcover, Concealed spiral binding, 228mm x 218mm wide, 128pp
Learn this time-honored craft from world-renowned crewel embroidery artists:
Avril Ambrose-De Havilland, Shelagh Amor, June Godwin, Wendy Innes, Barbara Jackson, Anna Scott and Phillipa Turnbull.
You?ll learn the following stitches and techniques:
Back stitch, blanket stitch, blanket stitch, bullion knot, burden stitch, chain stitch, coral stitch, couching, cretan stitch, cross stitch, cross stitch couching, curved shape, satin stitch, detached back stitch, detached chain, double cross stitch, fishbone stitch, fly stitch, French knot, ghiordes knot, knotted pearl stitch, laid work, narrow rope stitch, padded satin stitch, Palestrina stitch, partial pinwheel blanket stitch, pinwheel blanket stitch, pistil stitch, raised stem stitch, seed stitch, sheaf filling stitch, soft shading long and short stitch, split back stitch, split stitch, stem stitch, straight, shape satin stitch, straight stitch, tapestry shading, long and short stitch, trellis couching, trellis work, twisted chain stitch, whipped back stitch, whipped chain stitch, whipped spider web, whipped stem stitch, wide rope stitch, woven, spider web, woven trellis.