The Anchor Book of Crewel Embroidery Stitches by Eve Harlow

The Anchor Book of Crewel Embroidery Stitches by Eve Harlow

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An introduction to the techniques of historical Jacobean crewel embroidery, with 48 stitches and 200 ideas for using them. Step-by-step diagrams show how each is constructed and how traditional Jacobean patterns are formed, and trace-off patterns are provided for many designs.

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Crewel, one of the oldest English embroidery techniques, is experiencing a revival due to its simplicity. Enjoy these traditional and new ways to work 48 familiar stitches. The book features 25 pages of trace-off patterns for you to sew yourself. Stitches include: Battlemented Couching, Brick Satin Filling, Fly Stitch, French Knot, Pearl Stitch, Pekin Knot, Knotted Satin Stitch, Portuguese Knotted, Trellis Square Filling, Wave Stitch, a variety of Buttonhole Stitches, and 30 more. 128 pages (all in color), 6 x 5 3/4.

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SKU GOR001246014
Title The Anchor Book of Crewel Embroidery Stitches
Author By (author) Eve Harlow
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher David & Charles
Year Published 1997
Number of Pages 128
ISBN 10 0715306324
ISBN 13 9780715306321
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book. We do our best to provide good quality books for you to read, but there is no escaping the fact that it has been owned and read by someone else previously. Therefore it will show signs of wear and previous use.
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Description

Details

Crewel, one of the oldest English embroidery techniques, is experiencing a revival due to its simplicity. Enjoy these traditional and new ways to work 48 familiar stitches. The book features 25 pages of trace-off patterns for you to sew yourself. Stitches include: Battlemented Couching, Brick Satin Filling, Fly Stitch, French Knot, Pearl Stitch, Pekin Knot, Knotted Satin Stitch, Portuguese Knotted, Trellis Square Filling, Wave Stitch, a variety of Buttonhole Stitches, and 30 more. 128 pages (all in color), 6 x 5 3/4.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR001246014
Title The Anchor Book of Crewel Embroidery Stitches
Author By (author) Eve Harlow
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher David & Charles
Year Published 1997
Number of Pages 128
ISBN 10 0715306324
ISBN 13 9780715306321
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book. We do our best to provide good quality books for you to read, but there is no escaping the fact that it has been owned and read by someone else previously. Therefore it will show signs of wear and previous use.
Ex Library No