Transform your plain stuff into awesome stuff with just a bit of fabric and thread! Glam up boring bookmarks, tote
bags, and even your jeans! Bored during a road trip or on a rainy day? Grab your favorite color thread and get stitching!
Learn and choose from different stitches to make each project exactly what you want. Make presents that your friends and family will love. Put your own stamp on pillows and picture frames. Stitch up some cuteness!
Kristin Nicholas is a knitwear designer and decorative artist. She was named one of Vogue Knitting's Master Knitters of the '90s and has designed knitwear for Vogue Knitting, Family Circle Knitting, and other other major magazines. Kristin lives in western Massachusetts.
Acknowledgments Contents [Chapter Title] Introduction Embroidery Tools Fabric Thread and Yarn Needles Gridded Stitches Needlepoint Cross-Stitch Whipstitch Projects: Striped Coasters Stitch-It Photo Frame Cross-Stitch Dish Towels Basic Freeform Embroidery Running Stitch Seed Stitch Backstitch Stem Stitch Satin Stitch Straight Stitch Projects: Needlebook Sew Pincushion Backpack Tags Love Heart Pillow Owl Stuffie Looped Stitches Blanket Stitch Chain Stitch Lazy Daisy Feather Stitch Projects: Bookmarks Dots Hoop Art Embroidered Blue Jeans Phone or MP3 Carrying Case Embellished Fabric Picture Fancy Stitches French Knots Bullion Knot Spider Web Stitch Woven Bar Projects: Tess's Notecard Embellished Carry Tote Patch Collection How to Make It Yours Stitch Guide Motifs Personalizing Clothing Templates Sources for Supplies Glossary