Creative Stitches for Contemporary Embroidery by Sharon Boggon Code: 11363
[Softcover, 192 pages] Creative Stitches for Contemporary Embroidery: Visual Guide to 120 Essential Stitches for Stunning Designs by Sharon Boggon. In this essential photo guide to embroidery stitches, discover the 120 hand-embroidery stitches that every embroiderer should have in their stitching arsenal, with clear, step-by-step photos (including left-hand stitches) you can come back to time and again! Contemporary needlework teacher Sharon Boggon’s forward-thinking ideas will help you view hand embroidery through a vibrant new lens. Beginners and seasoned embroiderers will gain the confidence to create new patterns by playing with the stitches — manipulating the height and width, making asymmetrical loops, stacking up designs, or filling multiple rows with the same stitch. With so many creative variations and the author’s gorgeous samplers, you’ll be inspired to incorporate new techniques in your own crazy quilts and modern projects.