Discover the distinctive qualities of different threads. This striking collection of embroidery motifs was designed specifically for exploring a range of materials: tapestry wool, crewel wool, cotton, and metallic threads. From floral garlands to butterflies, birds, and blackberries, the thirty-nine embroidery designs present simple and graphic patterns with imagery drawn from nature. The result is embroidery that’s modern and nostalgic all at once.
With beautiful photographs, clear step-by-step instructions, and detailed diagrams, this book is an inspiring guide for those new to embroidery and a fresh and unique collection of stunning motifs for those experienced with needle and thread.