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Embroidery : a step-by-step guide to more than 200 stitches
Ganderton, Lucinda., author.
Uniform Title:
Stitch sampler
Publication Information:
New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2015.
Physical Description:
160 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
"Embroidery" is the ultimate stitch dictionary and the ideal guide to embroidery, whatever your level of expertise. The perfect reference guide to needlework, "Embroidery" is a comprehensive guide to inspire and inform sewers of all levels. Find advice on which thread, needles, or fabrics work with which techniques, and take a look at an incredible 200 stitches with levels of difficulty, step-by-step instructions, and ideas on where and how to use them. This practical guide covers sewing tips for dressmaking, needlepoint, and embroidery stitches, with detailed information simply presented in illustration-rich pages. With "Embroidery" it's easy to find exactly which stitch is right for your next sewing project.
General Note:
Originally published as Stitch sampler: United States, 1999.

Includes index.
Introduction -- Materials, tools, and techniques -- Gallery of stitches -- Line and border stitches -- Filling stitches -- Openwork stitches -- Needlepoint stitches.
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