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Embroidery : a maker's guide / illustrations by Eleanor Crow ; project editing, Faye Robson.

Crow, Eleanor, (illustrator.). Robson, Faye, (editor.). Victoria and Albert Museum, (contributor.).

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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

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Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 746.44 EMB (Text) 33118000183342 Adult: New Book Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland 746.44 E33 (Text) 76383000457342 Adult New Shelf, NF Available -
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse 776.44 EMB (Text) 50577011105711 Adult New Books Available -
Winchester Comm. PL - Winchester 746.44 EMB (Text) 76682000146316 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 746.44 EMBROIDERY (Text) 33946003312852 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780500293270
  • ISBN: 0500293279
  • Physical Description: 176 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: [New York, NY] : Thames & Hudson ; 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Over 230 photographs and illustrations."
"From Japanese kogin to Irish whitework. 15 projects inspired by the V&A collections"--Cover.
First published in the United Kingdom in 2017 by Thames & Hudson in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Embroidery today -- Tools & materials -- Stitch guide -- Counted-thread & canvas work: Kogin ; Berlin woolwork ; Bargello ; Blackwork ; Phulkari -- Freestyle embroidery: Crewelwork ; Chinese silk ; Goldwork ; Art needlework -- Whitework: Broderie anglaise ; Mountmellick -- Embellishments: Shisha ; Beetle wing ; Aine appliqué -- Contemporary embroidery: Drawing with thread.
Summary, etc.:
Contains fifteen beautiful step-by-step projects for crafters at all levels. Each one takes its cue from a different tradition, including English goldwork, Indian beetle-wing embellishment, Japanese kogin, and Irish whitework, as well as contemporary machine embroidery. This modern maker's guide to decorative stitching traditions around the world will expand readers' crafting horizons and become an invaluable addition to every crafting shelf.
Subject: Embroidery > Patterns.

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