The essential illustrated reference to over 200 stitches with easy-to-follow charts.
All the stitches you need to make any type of quilt, explained in full with photographs and easy to follow diagrams, together with comprehensive instructions for the various associated techniques.
Both hand-worked and machine stitches are included, covering structural stitches and those used for decoration. All the stitches are illustrated with photographed samples.
Each technique is full explained with illustrations and diagrams and a list of suitable stitches.
Guidance for both beginners and experts with a how-to-use section and essential information on materials, equipment, planning, finishing and care.
Nikki Tinkler is a well-known quilter whose work has won numerous awards. She teaches and demonstrates quilting, and also writes regularly for patchwork and quilting publications; her work has been exhibited widely both in the UK and abroad.
Prelims Introduction Basic Quilting Techniques Quilting Essentials Basic Quilting Essentials Special Types of Quilting Hand Embroidery Machine Embroidery The Stitch Collection Quilt and Applique Motif Directory Stitch Selector Glossary, Index and Credits