Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

sign up for Boomerang Books BulletinGet Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Miniature Embroidery by Margaret Major

Following the huge success of her first book, "Miniature Embroidered Patchwork: Projects in 1/12 Scale", Margaret Major has now written this comprehensive introduction to the exquisite art of miniature embroidery for the 1/12th scale dolls' house. It covers everything you need to know about the fabrics, threads, embroidery frames, needles, scissors, lights and magnifying aids that are used for this fascinating pastime, plus it provides thorough guidance on how to read embroidery charts for: Florentine work; Cross stitch; Half-cross stitch; Backstitch; Blackwork; Running stitch; Tent stitch; Rhodes stitch; and Gobelin stitch. The stitches are accompanied by 30 beautiful projects to complete, enabling newcomers to the craft to become practised at the stitches as they progress through the book: Stools; Cushions; Chests; Samplers; Wall hangings; Pictures; Bed covers; Cot cover; Hall runners; Carpets; Firescreens; and Bell-pulls.

Buy Miniature Embroidery by Margaret Major from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781861084163
ISBN-10: 1861084161
Format: Paperback
(276mm x 210mm x mm)
Pages: 160
Imprint: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
Publisher: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
Publish Date: 6-Oct-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Miniature Embroidery by Margaret Major

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Miniature Embroidery book by Margaret Major and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review