Elegant Stitches: An Illustrated Stitch Guide & Source Book of Inspiration

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C&T Publishing Inc, Jan 1, 1995 - Crafts & Hobbies - 176 pages
4 Reviews
Learn all there is to know about silk ribbon stitches, crazy-quilt stitches, composite stitches, and even left-handed stitches. Compact enough to fit in your work basket, the book is spiral bound-leaving your hands free to work.
 

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Elegant Stitches

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I had attended a Red Work class and this book was highly recommended. I looked at several book web sites and your was the cheapest. Delivery was very fast received within 3 days. The book is exactly ... Read full review

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User Review  - cruznk9 - LibraryThing

A comprehensive guide to hundreds of stitches with easy to follow diagrams and colour photos. Also contains some ideas for projects and inspiration. This book would make a wonderful gift for the needlework enthusiast. Read full review

Contents

Dedication
i
Introduction
ii
Getting Started with the Basics
v
Stitch Guide
23
Stitches for LeftHanders
101
Crazy Quilt Combinations
107
FreeForm Stitchery
136
Bibliography
176
Index
177
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About the author (1995)

Judith Baker Montano is one of the most recognized names in the field of needlework. She is a world-renowned author, designer, fiber artist, teacher, and lecturer. An authority on crazy quilts and silk ribbon embroidery, she is on the road 200 days a year teaching and lecturing. Her work has been featured in dozens of magazine articles. She has appeared on The Carol Duvall Show, PBS, The Discovery Network, and The Lifetime Channel.

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