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Stitch-opedia Embroidery Reference Book | Hardcover Book With Embroidery Instructions and Projects

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Stitch-opedia embroidery reference book. Hardcover book with instructions and projects for different types of embroidery, written by Helen Winthorpe Kendrick. Included are Stumpwork, Blackwork, Canvas work, Crewel, Freestyle, Hardanger & Pulled work. It references materials and equipment, techniques, mounting and framing and design.

The book includes patterns, diagrams and color photos of the projects which include greeting cards in canvas work; Scissor keeper/pincushion & needlecase in canvas work; cathedral in blackwork; umbrellas in freestyle; hardanger coasters, pillow cover & needlecase; landscape in pulled work; sheep, kingfisher, rose and dragonfly in stumpwork and much more.

It's a ring bound book, so it lays flat for ease of use. Copyright 2009, 224 pages in like new condition.

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Nancy and Tania

    Average review
    Very detailed book about many types of hand embroidery.
    Apr 9, 2018 by yarnoverallelse

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