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Embroidery Books (in English)
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In un campo di grano
In a wheat field
Elisabetta Sforza

Book in Italian and English. In this book, Elisabetta Sforza develops the theme of wild flowers around an alphabet and motifs such as wreaths, hearts or bouquets. The stitches are explained with drawings and step by step photographs showing the realization of the floral patterns. The colours and patterns are exquisite. All patterns are included.
(Paperback - 21 x 0,3 x 29,7 cm - 40 photos - 69 drawings - 50 pages)

PRICE: 12,00€
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Un Alfabeto a Fiori
A Flower Alphabet
Elisabetta Sforza

Book in Italian and English. In this book, Elisabetta Sforza offers beautifully embroidered letters on the theme of flowers, as well as some other motifs. This book is a fabulous source of inspiration for both the various types of fabrics and materials used for embroidery (threads, beads, ribbons) and the possible combinations of colours. It also explains how to create floral patterns for your own library and how to combine them. The stitches are explained with diagrams. All patterns are included.
(Paperback - 21 x 5,9 x 29,7 cm - 97 photos - 89 drawings - 68 pages)

PRICE: 24,00€
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Goldwork Techniques, Projects and Pure Inspirations
Hazel Everett

Hazel Everett, trained by the Royal School of Needlework, offers us a magnificent book on goldwork embroidery, giving step-by-step explanations with photographs. This book is the most complete on this technique. Many of the works show the grand diversity of colours and designs offered by the availability of modern materials. (Paperback, 144 pages).

PRICE: 22,55 €
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Mountmellick Embroidery : Inspired by Nature
Yvette Stanton, Prue Scott

A book with photographs giving step-by-step explanations. The superb designs in this book are inspired by very traditional Mountmellick embroidery. (Paperback, 104 pages)

PRICE: 30,30€ Temporarily out of stock
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Beginner's Guide to Mountmellick Embroidery
Pat Trott

A book with photographs giving step-by-step explanations for thirteen different embroidery stitches. The models proposed by Pat Trott are easy to carry out. (Paperback, 64 pages)

PRICE: 11,45€ Temporarily out of stock
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Needle Painting Embroidery: Fresh Ideas for beginners
Trish Burr

Trish Burr (South Africa) regularly works for the Australian magazine Inspirations. In this book she guides beginners with photographs step-by-step through the technique of short-and-long stitch, to carry out needlepainting embroidery. She proposes designs at three levels of difficulty; each design is explained in detail. (Paperback, 120 pages)

PRICE: 23,75€
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Silk Shading
Sarah Homfray

(Royal School of Needlework - Essential Stitch Guides)

A book with photographs giving step-by-step explanations. This collection is essentially a technical guide of very high quality. This book gives a new view of needlepainting embroidery, with very modern designs. Sarah Homfray teaches at the Royal School of Needlework. (Spiral cover, 96 pages)

PRICE: 12,20€
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Stumpwork
Kate Sinton

(Royal School of Needlework - Essential Stitch Guides)

A book with photographs giving step-by-step explanations. This collection is essentially a technical guide of very high quality. This book is one of the most complete on stumpwork embroidery. Kate Sinton teaches at the Royal School of Needlework. (Spiral cover, 112 pages)

PRICE: 13,80€
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Stumpwork Dragonflies
Jane Nicholas

This book contains lots of designs of dragonflies, each one as beautiful as the next. It is strongly recommended to have already learnt the basics of stumpwork embroidery before attempting to reproduce the designs in this book. Jane Nicholas, Australian, is an internationally renowned expert on stumpwork. (Hardback, 95 pages).

PRICE: 27,60€
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The stumpwork, Goldwork and Surface Embroidery BEETLE COLLECTION
Jane Nicholas

This is an amazing book. It contains an extraordinary quantity of designs for beetles, embroidered with different techniques; goldwork, stumpwork, redwork, and appliqué. You also learn how to embroider with beetle wingcases. It is strongly recommended to have a basic knowledge of the techniques used before attempting to reproduce the designs in this book. (Hardback, 424 pages)

PRICE: 30,50€
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The Complete Book of Stumpwork Embroidery
Jane Nicholas

This is certainly the most accessible of the books by Jane Nicholas. You will find lots of different stumpwork designs, all magnificent from the simplest to the most elaborate. (Hardback, 288 pages)

PRICE: 30,00€
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Stumpwork Medieval Flora
Jane Nicholas

In this book Jane Nicholas proposes six designs for you to carry out, all magnificent. The designs are all inspired by the book Grandes Heures of Anne of Brittany. (Hardback, 288 pages).

PRICE: 29,40€
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The Embroidered Patchwork Bear
Carolyn Pearce

This book explains how to use crazy-quilt embroidery to make a cute patchwork bear. (Paperback, 48 pages)

PRICE: 12,20€
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Royal School of Needlework Embroidery Techniques
Sally Saunders, Anne Butcher & Debra Barrett

This book describe four embroidery techniques: crewel embroidery, goldwork, needle painting (silk shading), and blackwork. Each chapter start with some historic origin, then comes the technique and some project to realise from beginner level to more advanced. (Paperback, 160 pages)

PRICE: 20,00€
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The Art of Embroidered Flowers
Gilda Baron

(Paperback, 80 pages)

PRICE: 12,65€
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Left-handed Embroiderer's Companion
Yvette Stanton

A real gem for any left-handed embroiderer. (Paperback, 160 pages)

PRICE: 29,35€ Temporarily out of stock
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Embroidery Illusions
Gary Clarke

(Hardback, 192 pages)

PRICE: 22,20€ Temporarily out of stock

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