The Needlepoint Book: New, Revised, and Updated Third Edition

The Needlepoint Book: New, Revised, and Updated Third Edition

Jo Ippolito Christensen

The Needlepoint Book is the one needlework advisor you’ll ever need—now together with 436 stitches and 1,680 illustrations.

Since its unique booklet in 1976, The Needlepoint Book has turn into referred to as the bible for all sewing enthusiasts—the one source for each needlepoint aficionado. no matter if you’re new to the craft or were training for years, this consultant covers your sewing trip from suggestion to success with particular instructions on how one can make the painted canvas yours.

Featuring all-new tasks and sew styles for each point of craftsmanship, you'll research sensible talents, corresponding to how to:

- select your venture with purpose
- inform its tale with stitches and fibers
- Create temper with colour and texture
- Fill that clean background
- choose and use elaborations akin to beads and sequins

Included during this revised and multiplied version is a crash path on how one can use new fibers; up-to-date details on fabrics, in addition to the right way to paintings with and take care of them; dozens of recent stitches; and diagrams and sew publications for pick out initiatives integrated in booklet. additionally featured are thirty-two pages of colour pictures with all-new initiatives; dozens of recent stitches defined with photographs and drawings; and a brand new ribbon sew chapter.

The Needlepoint Book is the single booklet to possess at the subject. in a single complete quantity, it has every little thing you will want to create your individual inventive, fine quality heirloom.

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