A Z of Heirloom Sewing

Equipment Sewing machine Presser feet Needles Tools Pins Scissors Pressing tools Marking tools Measuring tools ... term heirloom sewing is for most of us associated with fine delicate garments that have the look and feel of eras past.

Author: Country Bumpkin

Publisher: Search Press Limited

ISBN: 9781781263679

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

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The ultimate reference guides for needleworkers with amazing projects, detailed step-by-step instructions and stunning photographs. This best-selling series covering mainly embroidery but also sewing, knitting and crochet, was originally published by Country Bumpkin in Australia and has now been revamped for the modern needeworker by Search Press, with a fresh new design. Discover the delights of heirloom sewing, a collection of fine needlework techniques that imitate French hand sewing. The use of delicate fabrics trimmed with lace, entredeux, ribbon and tucks are common characteristics of this beautiful technique. Perfect for adding that extra special touch to christening gowns, children's clothes, wedding dresses and delicate garments, this book has methods for every skill level. Filled with detailed instructions and useful hints, this reference book offers over 700 clear step-by-step photographs to help you achieve the perfect finish.

A Z of Heirloom Sewing

This comprehensive book is suitable for all skill levels.

Author: Country Bumpkin

Publisher:

ISBN: 0977547698

Category: Children's clothing

Page: 144

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Over 840 step-by-step photographs and detailed instructions will help you to discover machine and hand sewing techniques, from basic to advanced, choose the right fabrics, laces and trims, learn more about the correct tools and equipment, and achieve a perfect finish with handy hints and tips. This comprehensive book is suitable for all skill levels.

A Z of Heirloom Sewing

Add a special touch to christening gowns, children's clothes, wedding dresses and delicate garments with this comprehensive book suitable for all skill levels.

Author: Anna Scott

Publisher:

ISBN: 0980575311

Category: Appliqué

Page: 136

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Add a special touch to christening gowns, children's clothes, wedding dresses and delicate garments with this comprehensive book suitable for all skill levels.

A Z of Sewing

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Author: Bumpkin

Publisher: Search Press Limited

ISBN: 9781781265307

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

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A Z of Embroidery Stitches

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Author: Country Bumpkin

Publisher: SearchPress+ORM

ISBN: 9781781268605

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 132

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A comprehensive guide to embroidery stitches for crafters of all levels, whether you’re just beginning or looking to enhance your skills. A–Z of Embroidery Stitches contains all the embroiderer needs to know to work dozens of stitches, and includes full advice on everything from choosing materials, beginning and ending a thread and using hoops to working as a left-handed embroiderer and learning how to paint threads. Step-by-step photography and clear instructions make the techniques achievable for beginners as well as providing an invaluable reference guide for experienced embroiderers. “Embroidery Stitches is easy to read . . . I recommend every embroider have a copy of this book on their shelves as a reference guide for the many stitches available in embroidery.” —Quilter’s Review

A Z of Stumpwork

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Author: Country Bumpkin

Publisher: SearchPress+ORM

ISBN: 9781781268636

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

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A complete guide to the 3-dimensional, 17th-century English handicraft for beginners and seasoned stitchers alike. With over 400 clear step-by-step photographs and instructions presented in five easy-to-use sections and 20 stunning designs from around the world, A–Z of Stumpwork is an exciting journey into the world of raised embroidery. Each design is beautifully presented with color photography, easy to follow instructions, and full-size pattern. There is also expert advice on the materials and tools you need to ensure success and enjoyment, as well as tips and hints to help you perfect your stitches and techniques. “If you’re interested in stumpwork embroidery, then I’d say this is one of those necessary reference books that you’ll want on your bookshelf!” —Mary Corbet’s Needle ‘N Thread

A Z of Bead Embroidery

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Author: Country Bumpkin

Publisher: SearchPress+ORM

ISBN: 9781781265314

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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A comprehensive guide to bead embroidery for all skill levels, featuring more than 30 versatile projects. With over 440 step-by-step photographs, A–Z of Bead Embroidery brings bead embroidery within the reach of anyone who can thread a needle. Find out how to work tambour beading, beadpoint, padded beading, how to handle sequins and bugle beads, and so much more. Discover the best tools for the task and learn to identify different beads by their size, shape and finish. Full of hints, tips and historical insights, and all patterns are provided. Praise for the series “The A–Z series has truly stood the test of time and remains one of the most comprehensive, easy-to-use guides available to embroidery, knitting, and crochet.” —Kathy Troup, Editor, Stitch magazine

A Z of Ribbon Embroidery

A Comprehensive Maunal with Over 40 Gorgeous Designs to Stitch Country Bumpkin ... 978-1-78221-179-2 A - Z of Needlepoint 978-1-78221-172-3 A - Z of Thread Painting 978-1-78221-178-5 A - Z of Heirloom Sewing 978-1-78221-171-6 A - Z of ...

Author: Country Bumpkin

Publisher: SearchPress+ORM

ISBN: 9781781264355

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 132

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A complete guide for ribbon embroiderers of all skill levels—whether you’re just starting or looking to step things up—with 40+ fabulous designs. The appeal of ribbon embroidery is timeless, and thousands of embroiderers have been captivated by its ease of use and fabulous results. In A–Z of Ribbon Embroidery,you will find every stitch and technique fully explained with step-by-step photographs and clear instructions. Accomplished embroiderers have compiled advice on choosing ribbons, fabrics, needles and frames, as well as a host of other hints and tips. There are forty exquisite designs with full detail provided on the materials and stitches used for every element and a helpful Ribbon Embroidery Index directing you to the appropriate step-by-steps for each technique. Templates, a pattern key and a comprehensive index make this a must-have manual for anyone wanting to learn or brush up on ribbon embroidery skills. Praise for the series “The A–Z series has truly stood the test of time and remains one of the most comprehensive, easy-to-use guides available to embroidery, knitting, and crochet.” —Kathy Troup, Editor, Stitch magazine

A Z of Smocking

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Author: Country Bumpkin

Publisher: SearchPress+ORM

ISBN: 9781781264348

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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A comprehensive guide to this beautiful predecessor to elastic for every crafter, from those just starting out to those looking to step up their skills. A–Z of Smocking features every smocking stitch, clearly explained for beginners, but also has inspiring examples and new or little-known techniques to appeal to experienced smockers. It shows you how to work the stitches, read graphs, and select colors, fabric, and threads. Learn how to pleat and block a garment, with advice on different techniques such as ribbon weaving, counterchange, template, and freeform smocking, and much more. This book is bursting with hints for all the stitches and techniques, as well as beautiful photographs of smocked garments to encourage the reader to pick up a needle. There is even full advice on the fabric, needles, and thread needed, and a glossary of smocking terms. Praise for the series “The A–Z series has truly stood the test of time and remains one of the most comprehensive, easy-to-use guides available to embroidery, knitting, and crochet.” —Kathy Troup, Editor, Stitch magazine

A Z of Needlepoint

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Author: Bumpkin

Publisher: Search Press Limited

ISBN: 9781781263419

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

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A Z of Crochet

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Author: Country Bumpkin

Publisher: Search Press Limited

ISBN: 9781781264690

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 164

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Crochet is a quick and easy craft and can be addictive! This latest A-Z title will have you create beautiful pieces in no time.Don't know where to start? If you have never held a crochet hook before, the simple instructions and easy to follow photographs at the beginning of the book will have you working like an expert in no time. Learn about bobbles and clusters, loop stitches, picots and popcorns, shells and spikes.An expert, but you want to expand your repertoire? Discover broomstick crochet, entrelac crochet, filet and hairpin crochet, Irish crochet, surface and tubular crochet,Tunisian crochet and so much more. We show you how to achieve a perfect finish to your crocheted project and how to add your own special touch with fringes, spirals, edgings and three-dimensional motifs.It's 164 pages of hooking bliss!

A Z of Knitting

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Author: Bumpkin

Publisher: Search Press Limited

ISBN: 9781781264706

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A Z of Quilting

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Author: Country Bumpkin

Publisher: Search Press Limited

ISBN: 9781781265338

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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Whether you're new to quilting or seeking to hone your skills, this comprehensive A-Z guide will see you through the whole process from start to finish, from applique to zigzag stitch. Get to grips with basic stitches, or turn your hand to more complex projects - the A-Z of Quilting is the perfect companion to this ever-popular needlecraft.

A Z of Wool Embroidery

Books in the A-Z series: FOLLOW US ON: Search Press Art and Craft Books A-Z of Embroidery Stitches ... Painting A-Z of Heirloom Sewing 978-1-78221-171-6 A-Z of Goldwork with Silk Embroidery 978-1-78221-170-9 A-Z of Embroidery Stitches 2 ...

Author: Country Bumpkin

Publisher: Search Press Limited

ISBN: 9781781267417

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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Part of the bestselling A-Z series, this title explores the handiest stitches and techniques for use in the practice of wool embroidery.Clear step-by-step instructions lead the reader through the stitches themselves; and beautiful designs created by readers of Inspirations magazines in Australia aid the reader in putting the techniques into practice.A great accompaniment and follow-on to the A-Z of Embroidery Stitches.

A Z of Crewel Embroidery

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Publisher: Search Press Limited

ISBN: 9781781263396

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

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A Z of Embroidered Flowers

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Publisher: Search Press Limited

ISBN: 9781781265321

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

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A Z of Goldwork with Silk Embroidery

Books in the A-Z series: A-Z of Embroidery Stitches 978-1-78221-161-7 A-Z of Embroidery Motifs 978-1-78221-167-9 A-Z ... A-Z of Heirloom Sewing 978-1-78221-171-6 A-Z of Goldwork with Silk Embroidery 978-1-78221-170-9 A-Z of Embroidery ...

Author: Country Bumpkin

Publisher: Search Press Limited

ISBN: 9781781263686

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 156

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The ultimate reference guides for needleworkers with amazing projects, detailed step-by-step instructions and stunning photographs. This best-selling series covering mainly embroidery but also sewing, knitting and crochet was originally published by Country Bumpkin in Australia and has now been revamped for the modern needleworker by Search Press, with a fresh new design.This book is full of practical expertise on how to create beautiful goldwork embroideries, enhanced with silk embroidery, while conveying the history and tradition of goldwork down the years. There is detailed information about the threads and equipment needed, with clearly illustrated instructions and many hints and tips to help you achieve the best results.

A Z of Whitework

For a complete list of all our books see www.searchpress.com Books in the A-Z series: A-Z of Embroidery Stitches 978-1-78221-161-7 ... A-Z of Needlepoint 978-1-78221-172-3 A-Z of Thread Painting 978-1-78221-178-5 A-Z of Heirloom Sewing ...

Author: Country Bumpkin

Publisher: SearchPress+ORM

ISBN: 9781781263402

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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The ultimate resource for needlecrafters on using these traditional, timelessly appealing embroidery techniques. In whitework, the texture of the stitchery, whether it be delicate or bold, creates the beauty and interest. In this book, over 1,000 step-by-step photos illustrate the creation of this beautiful, traditional white-on-white embroidery that has inspired needlecrafters for centuries. Encompassing candlewicking, Mountmellick, cut work, appliqué, shadow work and net embroidery, this comprehensive guide in the popular A-Z series includes many useful tips and fascinating historical information.