500 Simply Charming Designs for Embroidery: Easy-to-Stitch Monograms and Motifs (Design Originals) Patterns for the Home, Holidays, Food, Animals, Monograms, & Borders, plus Basic Stitches & a Gallery
Paperback – September 1, 2013
""Presents 500 embroidery designs with illustrative diagrams, as well as short chapters on embroidery essentials such as embroidery basics, types of stitches, and stitch ideas""--
Add a charming textured touch to your wardrobe with enchanting stitchery!
- 500 designs for embroidery, each one beginner-friendly and easy to sew
- Arranged by category including household, gardening, animals, flowers, babies, birthdays, Christmas, food, alphabets, and more
- 15 basic stitches are all that you need, and each is clearly illustrated along with essential embroidering techniques
- An inspiring gallery of finished projects provides ideas for clothes, bags, coasters, table mats, and more
500 Simply Charming Designs for Embroidery provides plenty of inspiration for embellishing any fabric project with enchanting stitchery. There is something for everyone, with hundreds of simple but lovely embroidery motifs presented with clear photographs and illustrations.
Easy-to-sew ideas for decorative embroidery are arranged by category, from home, holidays, and food to animals, monograms, and borders. Essential embroidery techniques are clearly illustrated and explained, along with 15 basic stitches from the backstitch to French knots.
An inspiring color photo gallery shows some of the many ways you can use these adorable designs to add hand-stitched flair to hats, slippers, scarves, purses, coasters, baby blankets, and more.
This beautiful compendium of classic embroidery designs is the perfect book for beginners—even a rookie can just pick it up and just start stitching!