Modern Folk Embroidery by Nancy Nicholson
[Softcover, 128 pages] Modern Folk Embroidery: 30 Contemporary Projects for Folk Art Inspired Designs by Nancy Nicholson. Folk Art is influencing everything from fashion to interiors and now you can incorporate this trend into your home in a contemporary way with this collection of stunning modern folk art inspired embroidery designs by leading designer, Nancy Nicholson, whose distinctive style draws on influences from Scandinavia and the Far East. Hand-drawn instructions for constructing the projects, and a comprehensive library illustrating 50 embroidery stitch techniques, will help you to create your own treasured keepsakes and enjoy the slow and soothing craft of hand embroidery. Easy to follow whether you are an experienced stitcher or a newbie! The 30 projects are divided between felt and fabric sections and include: pin cushion, lampshade, tote bag, cushion, table runner plus coaster and pinafore.