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Encyclopedia of classic and vintage stitches : 245 illustrated embroidery stitches for cross stitch, crewel, beadwork, needleface, stumpwork, and more / edited by Karen Hemingway.

Hemingway, Karen, editor. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Monticello-Union Township Public Library - Monticello 748.44 HEMINGWAY (Text) 37743002179192 Adult New Book Shelf Reshelving -

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  • ISBN: 9781504800563 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 1504800567 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: 175 pages: illustrations (color) ; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: East Petersburg : IMM Lifestyle, 2016.

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General Note: Includes an index.
Summary, etc.: This book provides a guide for embroiderers at any level. Divided into five sections according to the type of embroidery, each group of stitches is displayed in a project, ranging in size from a sampler to a pin cushion. Full instructions for making each of the stitches are given as well as a chart for the project, so that by working through the designs, stitches are practiced and a piece of work results. Close-up photographs are accompanied by clear diagrams and concise explanations of how to work the stitches. For each type of embroidery, full details are also given on suitable fabrics, types of threads and needles, how to prepare the fabric and the best uses for the embroidery.
Subject: Embroidery.
Stitches (Sewing)

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