As well as step-by-step instructions, there are also detailed photographs, outline template drawings and a fully illustrated stitch directory. This book will appeal to and inspire both beginner embroiderers as well as more accomplished students. Learn how to embroider all the components of a country garden and then use this knowledge to create six exciting projects to keep.
Experienced embroidery teacher Lorna Bateman is passionate about teaching and about nature. The book also features a full-size pattern insert for making a vintage bag in which to keep the individual projects. Embroidered country gardens is peppered throughout with seeds of wisdom: invaluable hints and tips from the author to help you develop your own skills and unique style.
Embroidered Country Gardens: Create beautiful hand-stitched floral designs inspired by nature #ad - For the nature enthusiast there is plenty to get excited about - an A-Z of English garden flowers and how to stitch them; a section on stitching common garden insects; and how to embroider iconic garden imagery such as birdbaths or garden ornaments. There are six elaborate and practical projects to stitch: needlecase, thimblepip, scissorkeeper, glasses case, thread storer, pincushion, and these make great keepsakes as well as gifts.
The Embroidered Art of Chloe GiordanoSearch Press #ad - An indepth, practical guide to the exquisitely detailed textile art of Chloe GiordanoThis stunning and inspiring book walks you through Chloe Giordano's unique way of working and provides sumptuous galleries of her exquisite textile art. Taking one project from conception through to completion, chooses colours, selects threads, see how Chloe plans her designs, blends colours and works in order to create her beautifully detailed embroideries.
The Embroidered Art of Chloe Giordano #ad - Packed with chloe's guidance on every aspect of the process, including hooping and framing, this book will inspire you to create stunning thread paintings of your own. The second part of the book contains collections of Chloe's work, along with the back stories and inspirations behind each piece. Be inspired by chloe's most popular themes: foxes, rabbits, hares, fawns, mice and plants.
Stunning Stitches for Crazy Quilts: 480 Embroidered Seam Designs, 36 Stitch-Template Designs for Perfect PlacementC&T Publishing #ad - Stunning Stitches for Crazy Quilts: 480 Embroidered Seam Designs, 36 Stitch-Template Designs for Perfect Placement #ad - You don’t have to be a master embroiderer to create beautiful crazy-quilt seams! With 480 seam designs to inspire your creativity, you’ll learn to stitch with uniform spacing for a professional appearance. Then dress up embroidered seams with sparkly beads, buttons, sequins, and silk ribbon embellishments for endless creative combinations! .
Line everything up perfectly with five pages of full-size stitch templates and dozens of step-by-step illustrations.
The Embroidered Garden: Stitching through the Seasons of a Flower Garden Make Good: Japanese Craft StyleRoost Books 528443 #ad - Whimsical, beautiful embroidery motifs created by an avid gardener—stitch roses, bees, or whole garden scenes. Kazuko aoki has a unique talent for translating the beauty of the garden with needle and thread. The designs here are exquisite, detailed, and artfullly rendered. Beyond the motifs themselves, notebook covers, pin cushions, Aoki also presents projects that feature the embroidery: brooches, and pouches.
By offering forty motifs, Aoki invites us to explore her gardens through embroidery. Roost Books. For those new to embroidery, detailed how-to illustrations are included. The forty motifs explore the roses and wildflowers that appear season to season, as well as the bees and butterflies that enjoy their nectar.
Embroidered Botanicals: Beautiful Motifs That Explore Stitching with Wool, Cotton, and Metallic Threads Make Good: Japanese Craft StyleRoost Books #ad - With beautiful photographs, clear step-by-step instructions, and detailed diagrams, this book will be an inspiring guide for those new to embroidery and a fresh and unique offering for those experienced with needle and thread. In embroidered botanicals, Higuchi offers 39 embroidery projects highlighting the distinctive quality of different threads.
Embroidered Botanicals: Beautiful Motifs That Explore Stitching with Wool, Cotton, and Metallic Threads Make Good: Japanese Craft Style #ad - With motifs created specifically for different types of thread-wool, pearl cotton, cotton, and metallic-makers will become better versed in the materials available to them. The result is embroidery that feels modern and nostalgic all at once. Roost Books. The motifs and patterns she offers here are true to her trademark zakka style: simple and graphic yet softened with organic shapes and imagery drawn from nature.
Stitch simple and striking embroidery designs with wool, pearl cotton, cotton, and metallic threads. Japanese artist yumiko Higuchi is celebrated for her embroidery designs with a Scandinavian flair.
Textile Artist: The Seasons in Silk Ribbon Embroidery, The: 20 beautiful designs, techniques and inspiration The Textile ArtistSearch Press #ad - Tatiana then shares her own innovative techniques for achieving easier, quicker and more efficient stitching. There are excellent sections on using colour and on applying paint to silk ribbons after stitching. Ten of the designs feature full-size images to scan and print on fabric before embroidering. Here she teaches all the basic techniques and provides a thorough traditional stitch dictionary with clear instructions and images, giving embroiderers - even beginners to silk ribbon - the perfect grounding.
All the basics of silk ribbon embroidery with innovative techniques and 20 contemporary designs. Beginners and experts stitchers alike will learn to create beautiful embroideries inspired by the seasons, from luxuriant flowers to whimsical owlsSilk ribbon embroidery enthusiasts all over the world have been discovering the work of renowned Ukrainian embroiderer, Tatiana Popova.
Textile Artist: The Seasons in Silk Ribbon Embroidery, The: 20 beautiful designs, techniques and inspiration The Textile Artist #ad - Roost Books. Twenty beautiful projects then follow: traditional favourites such as roses, along with a wealth of contemporary designs for embroiderers of all skill levels. The distinct colour palettes of the seasons have inspired Tatiana's luxuriant embroideries, and as well as a host of flowers, there are delightful whimsical designs such as owls.
Embroidered Garden Flowers: Botanical Motifs for Needle and Thread Make Good: Japanese Craft StyleRoost Books #ad - Roost Books. A whimsical field guide to embroidered flowers. As an avid gardener and seasoned embroiderer, Kazuko Aoki presents a beautiful blending of her twin passions through designs that are clearly rendered with an appreciation for intricacies and a delight in the subject. With artistic photographs, and detailed diagrams, clear step-by-step instructions, Embroidered Garden Flowers is a treasure trove that can be enjoyed by novice and experienced sewers alike.
From pansies and lilies-of-the-valley to poppies, the flowers presented here feature buds, zinnias, and campanulas, blooms, and roots in stunning detail and charming color combinations. Working through a full growing season, from spring to autumn, the sixty-three flower varieties presented here offer a full garden of cherished blooms.
Beaded Embroidery Stitching: 125 Stitches to Embellish with Beads, Buttons, Charms, Bead Weaving & More; 8+ ProjectsC&T Publishing #ad - Search both the complete visual guide with stitches organized by type and the A-to-Z stitch index for easy reference. Roost Books. Add dimension and luster to your sewing projects with 125 decorative bead embroidery and bead woven stitches! Embellish 8 stunning projects from bedazzled jewelry to wallhangings and a sewing caddy.
Beaded Embroidery Stitching: 125 Stitches to Embellish with Beads, Buttons, Charms, Bead Weaving & More; 8+ Projects #ad - A robust gallery of features beaded creations in a variety of skill levels, crazy quilters, mixed media artists, perfect for embroiderers, craft sewists, and jewelry makers.
Needle Painting Embroidery: Fresh Ideas for Beginners Milner Craft SeriesSally Milner Publishing #ad - Roost Books. Sections on materials, the long and short stitch, and helpful practice motifs lead to gorgeous projects like Burgundy Rosebuds, a Wild Pansy, and a Racquet-tailed Roller. Renowned embroiderer trish burr passes her creative secrets on to stitchers--especially beginners--who want to take their needle painting skills to the next level.
In 15 projects organized in three levels, from novice to intermediate, easy-to-follow guidance on techniques for surface stitching that provide subtle shadings and a soft, Trish provides expert, paintlike blending of colors. Sally Milner Publishing.
Garden Stitch Life: Embroidery Motifs and Projects to Grow Your InspirationZakka Workshop #ad - In garden stitch life, embroidery artist Kazuko Aoki invites you into her enchanting world of garden-themed embroidery. You’ll get a glimpse into her creative process, garden, from sketching and selecting thread colors to stitching tips and techniques, as well as a behind-the-scenes look at her atelier, and other inspiring locales.
In addition to dozens of botanical motifs, you’ll also find designs based on the author’s favorite things in life: food, travel, and design. Projects include samplers, table linens, patches, collages, bags, and more! Roost Books. Sally Milner Publishing.
Monograms and WordsSearch Press #ad - Packed with useful tips and ideas, this is book is the perfect companion for ribbon embroiderers of all abilities. Previously published as Embroidered Alphabets. Roost Books. Sally Milner Publishing. Stitch beautiful letters, monograms and words with this resource for embroidery styles and forms. Each letter is beautifully reproduced in watercolour, with clear instructions for transferring the designs on to fabric.
Monograms and Words #ad - The book is highly versatile and can be used with many languages - there is no limit to the letters, words and projects that can be made. There are numerous gorgeous designs, baby clothes and more, birthdays, journals, weddings, giving you almost limitless scope for personalising special gifts for babies, including embroidered cards, boxes, plaques, anniversaries and more.
. The step-by-step demonstrations show you the basic techniques, accompanied by easy-to-follow diagrams and close-up photography of the embroideries.