Got an embroidery problem you can't solve? Curious to know more about a specific technique? Want to know how to achieve a range of decorative effects? This book will come to your rescue, answering 200 questions on a vast range of embroidery topics.
Deena Beverley was a former stylist for the Conran Design Group and Editor of Next Interior. She now works as a stylist, writer, and designer for both commercial and editorial clients. She contributes regularly to magazines as well as being the author of many books on craft, interiors and lifestyle subjects. She also broadcasts on TV and radio. Her passion is for decorative finishes and embellishments of all kinds, but particularly textiles. Deena runs workshops in innovative and traditional textile techniques.
Questions designed for beginners and experienced embroiderers Helpful advice from a leading expert on all aspects of embroidery Clear, detailed illustrations explain specific techniques and effects Chapters cover tools and equipment, decorative stitches, applique, design, knotting, bead weaving, useful stitches and much more