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Beginner's Guide to Canvaswork Embroidery - Over 30 Stitches for Canvaswork - cover

Beginner's Guide to Canvaswork Embroidery - Over 30 Stitches for Canvaswork

Kate Haxell

Publisher: David & Charles

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Summary

Dive into the dimensions of this beautiful counted thread technique with this guide for novices from the author of The Stitch Bible. 
 
Learn the basic stitches and essential techniques to create beautiful canvaswork embroidery with this comprehensive guide. Every stitch has clear step-by-step instructions and is accompanied by coloured diagrams, making it easy to create impressive embroidered designs. This short book also includes instructions for two projects—a modern bargello cushion and a whimsical clutch purse. 
 
Praise for Kate Haxell’s The Stitch Bible 
 
“A comprehensive guide. It’s such a modern and up to date book yet it wonderfully covers many types of traditional stitch from Blackwork, Hardanger, Crewel, and Goldwork all the way to the anything goes of Freestyle Embroidery. Great for folks wondering where to start, this book has projects. Beautifully presented and easy to follow, The Stitch Bible would make a top notch gift to self or others.” —Peaceofpi Studio

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