The complete stitch encyclopedia

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Barron's Educational Series, 1986 - Crafts & Hobbies - 173 pages
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Demonstrates over four hundred embroidery stitches, including line, border, filling, motif, edging, hem, and insertion stitches, and suggests appropriate uses and threads for each stitch

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The complete stitch encyclopedia

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This book could well serve as a model for anyone compiling a manual. Organization, layout, color photographs, and superb indexing all work together to make it an outstanding example of the genre ... Read full review

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User Review  - soliloquies - LibraryThing

Fantastic resource, only slightly let down by some of the pictures not demonstrating the stitches clearly. Read full review

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About the author (1986)

Jan Eaton is a professional needlecraft and textiles designer whose designs have appeared in many British and European magazines. She is the author of several books on knitting, crocheting, and embroidery. She also has her own web site for needlecrafters:

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