Whitework Inspirations - Embroidery Book from Australia SP8326
140 pages, 2 pullout sheets of full size patterns ensure you do not have problems with enlarging the designs, stunning photos with plenty of close-ups nd step by step instructions.
8 fabulously beautiful whitework embroideries to stitch, from some of the world's most talented designers and the world's leading embroidery magazine, Inspirations.
Whitework embroidery traditionally features beautifully intricate designs using white thread on white background fabric, examples of which can be found in many cultures across the world. Without the addition of colour, the fabric surface is ornamented with high-relief stitching, cutting, pulling or withdrawing threads with some styles utilizing all these techniques.
Whitework Inspirations highlights the very best whitework has to offer in both design and technique. Featuring talented embroidery designers Kim Beamish, Deborah Love, Judy Stephenson, Christine P. Bishop, Susan O'Connor, Patricia Girolami and Luzine Happel, this special collection, including a tablecloth, table mats and sachets, has been curated into one publication.
With 8 stunning whitework projects to make, there are clear step-by-step instructions, pullout patterns, a stitch guide and all the information you need to stitch them. Discover the origins, stitches, techniques and designs that are uniquely whitework, and learn how to make your own beautiful works of art.
Perfect for beginning or experienced embroiderers who want new inspirations.
Get this book for your library and feast your eyes every day with inspiration for many-many projects of your own! Happy stitching!
It also makes an amazing and priceless gift to a fellow stitcher!