The Embroidery Book

The Embroidery Book Author Christen Brown
ISBN-10 9781617452253
Year 2016-11-01
Pages 160
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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Enjoy this visual guide to 149 embroidery stitches and motifs. Use robust color charts to choose thread, silk ribbon, buttons, beads, and trims for crazy quilting and seam treatments with best-selling author Christen Brown.

The Embroidery Book

The Embroidery Book Author Christen Brown
ISBN-10 1617452246
Year 2016-11-30
Pages 160
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing
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Enjoy the tranquility of slow stitching with this step-by-step, visual guide to 149 embroidery stitches, motifs, and extras. Go beyond basic color theory robust color charts take the guesswork out of choosing thread, silk ribbon, buttons, beads, and trims. Then take your embroidery to the next level with luxurious seam treatments and stunning stand-alone designs! Best-selling author Christen Brown s traditional and contemporary techniques are showcased in a colorful gallery of crazy-quilted projects."

Embroidered Embellished

Embroidered   Embellished Author Christen Joan Brown
ISBN-10 9781607056638
Year 2013
Pages 159
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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Provides photo instructions for sewing eighty-five different stitches as well as patterns for completeing eight embroidery stitching and embellishing projects.

The Visual Guide to Crazy Quilting Design

The Visual Guide to Crazy Quilting Design Author Sharon Boggon
ISBN-10 9781617453625
Year 2017-07-01
Pages 148
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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Rooted in the Victorian era, crazy quilting has a powerful allure for today's quilters, who use it to let loose and tell a unique story with fabric. Embrace crazy quilting with 35 must-know stitches and endless variations, shown in clear, step-by-step photographs for both right- and left-handed stitchers. Fine artist Sharon Boggon reveals design fundamentals to guide you in your process, so you can sew thoughtful, visually appealing blocks. Learn the theory and process behind this fascinating art—how to choose fabrics, piece stitch-and-flip blocks, and embellish seams with embroidery, beads, buttons, and charms.

Colour Confident Stitching

Colour Confident Stitching Author Karen Barbé
ISBN-10 1910258652
Year 2017-03
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher Pimpernel Press
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Whether you are a beginner or more experienced, any stitching project, no matter how simple, can be enhanced by a well-chosen colour palette, however, many people are nervous or even scared of colour. Textile designer Karen Barbe regularly teaches embroidery workshops and knows first-hand the fears and frustrations of beginners - as well as accomplished crafters - when starting a new project. Karen makes choosing and creating colour palettes a fun and enjoyable part of the design process. Colour Confident Stitching is divided into three parts: Understanding Colour; Feeling Colour and Stitching with Colour. The first two sections guide the reader through colour theory as well as choosing and using colour more instinctively. Stitching with Colour includes five stiching projects that will encourage the reader to explore colour and build confidence through exercise and experiment. Inspirational photographs are accompanied by stitching illustrations and step-by-step photographs for the colour choosing process as well as stitching projects.

Free Form Embroidery with Judith Baker Montano

Free Form Embroidery with Judith Baker Montano Author Judith Baker Montano
ISBN-10 9781607055730
Year 2012-10-01
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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Bestselling author Judith Baker Montano is back with a new comprehensive stitch guide that will take you beyond traditional embroidery. She’ll show you how to create stunning landscapes and seascapes by applying fine art principles to your fabrics, threads, and fibers. Learn how to use these materials with other embellishments to convey lifelike trees, flowers, ocean corals, and more with 60 stitches and 67 stitch combinations. Learn artistic embroidery techniques for building layers, creating dimension and perspective, and blending shapes—translate your favorite snapshot of any landscape or seascape into fiber art!

Ribbonwork Gardens

Ribbonwork Gardens Author Christen Brown
ISBN-10 9781607054139
Year 2012-06-01
Pages 160
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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Learn to make 122 exquisite floral elements with ribbon, using just 7 basic knots and stitches. Create a stunning fabric landscape and fill it with beautiful ribbon blooms like sweet cottage daffodils, bold and bright dahlias, or perfect little sweet peas. Suitable for every skill level, this indispensable guide shows you all the flower-making basics with plenty of how-to photos. It’s a complete compendium— with ribbon styles, selection and care, cutting charts, troubleshooting tips, and a gallery of inspirational ideas for using the floral vignettes you design. Add lovingly handmade details to everything you sew from quilts to craft projects to fashion accessories.

Goldwork

Goldwork Author Hazel Everett
ISBN-10 1844486265
Year 2011
Pages 144
Language en
Publisher Search PressLtd
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Provides instructions on the techniques and core stitches of embroidering with gold and metal thread, along with information on such topics as selecting thread, buying equipment, designing a motif, and framing finished work.

Foolproof Crazy Quilting

Foolproof Crazy Quilting Author Jennifer Clouston
ISBN-10 9781607057185
Year 2014-01-01
Pages 112
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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Nothing shows off beautiful stitching and embellishments like the blank canvas of a crazy quilt. Jenny Clouston's gorgeously illustrated primer shows you how to make your own heirloom crazy quilts. Learn which fabrics, threads, and needles to use; how to piece crazy quilt blocks; how to embroider with thread, ribbons, beads, and other embellishments; how to assemble your blocks into a finished quilt; and more. Includes complete instructions for over 100 embroidery, beading, and embellishment stitches; full-size patterns for 9 hexagonal crazy quilt blocks; and 25 stitch keys showing proper stitch placement and thread and needle selection for 25 different blocks.

Hand Stitched Crazy Patchwork

Hand Stitched Crazy Patchwork Author Hazel Blomkamp
ISBN-10 1782213481
Year 2016-06-14
Pages 190
Language en
Publisher Search Press(UK)
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Crazy patchwork has long been a popular subject amongst quilters and embroiderers, allowing them the freedom to be creative and to incorporate a broad range of techniques into their work. In this beautiful book, expert needlecrafter Hazel Blomkamp explores a wide variety of hand-stitching techniques and produces five stunning projects in which everything is created using just fabric, a needle, threads, ribbons and beads. She provides expert guidance on embellishment techniques such as beading, embroidery (with both thread and silk ribbon), needlelace, needle weaving and tatting, as well as on patchwork and quilting. Three projects are worked completely from scratch, and even the patches themselves are created with a needle and thread. The fourth project is a traditional crazy patchwork with hand-stitched embellishments, and the fifth project combine a traditional crazy patchwork with a Jacobean embroidery panel. The book will draw in both embroiderers and quilters, and inspire them to combine their skills in new and exciting ways.

Judith Baker Montano s Essential Stitch Guide

Judith Baker Montano s Essential Stitch Guide Author Judith Baker Montano
ISBN-10 9781617450785
Year 2016-01-01
Pages 192
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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Globally recognized needlework expert and best-selling author Judith Baker Montano shares 180 stitches and 70 combinations. Full-color illustrations of embroidery, silk ribbon stitches, and crazy quilting combinations are featured.

Encyclopedia of Embroidery Stitches Including Crewel

Encyclopedia of Embroidery Stitches  Including Crewel Author Marion Nichols
ISBN-10 9780486139777
Year 2012-07-06
Pages 240
Language en
Publisher Courier Corporation
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Precise explanations and instructions, clearly illustrated, on how to work chain, back, cross, knotted, woven stitches, and many more — 178 in all, including Cable Outline, Whipped Satin, and Eyelet Buttonhole. Over 1400 illustrations.

Seasons of Wool Appliqu Folk Art

Seasons of Wool Appliqu   Folk Art Author Rebekah L. Smith
ISBN-10 9781617454813
Year 2017-06-01
Pages 139
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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The author of best-selling Wool Applique Folk Art presents a treasure trove of 12 seasonal wool applique projects, with 3 for each season. Presented in a lovely antique color palette, these simple and elegant projects include a journal cover, pillow cover, wallhangings, storage boxes, table rug, and more, perfect for your home or to give as gifts. Includes a basics chapter and an updated chapter on the collection, storage, and use of wool.