Stitch beautiful letters, monograms and words with this resource for embroidery styles and forms.
Welcome to the wonderful world of stitched calligraphy.
But this is not just an alphabet book.
A book with exquisite ideas and inspiration that will have your fingers itching to create.There are numerous gorgeous designs, including embroidered cards, plaques, boxes, journals, baby clothes and more, giving you a limitless scope for personalizing special gifts.
Each letter is beautifully reproduced in watercolour, with clear instructions for transferring the designs on to fabric. The step-by-step demonstrations show you the basic techniques, accompanied by easy-to-follow diagrams and close-up photography of the embroideries. The book is highly versatile and can be used with many languages there is no limit to the letters, words and projects that can be made. There are numerous gorgeous designs, including embroidered cards, plaques, boxes, journals, baby clothes and more, giving you a limitless scope for personalizing special gifts for babies, birthdays, weddings, anniversaries and more. Packed with useful tips and ideas, this is book is the perfect companion for ribbon embroiderers, and embroiderers in general, of all abilities.
Previously published as Embroidered Alphabets.
Table of Contents
Monograms, Letters and Words
Creating and Transferring Designs
Which Fabric to Use
Before You Start
Stitches and Techniques
The Alphabet: Ornate Letters
Dimensions (cm): 19.7 x 25.8 x 1.0
Weight (kg): 0.5