A Fine Tradition

The Embroidery of Margaret Light

Description

Delight in the sumptuous interplay of colour and stitch, inspired by embroidery styles across the centuries, in the exquisite embroidery of Australian designer Margaret Light. Stitch beautiful needlework accessories, decorative panels and embroidered tiles drawing from a rich and diverse design history ranging from Islamic architecture, 17th century crewel bed hangings and Indian block prints to the Arts and Crafts movement and beyond.

Fourteen projects showcase Margaret’s passion for joyful stitching with ingenious combinations of techniques and glorious colour play utilising wool, cotton and silk threads on linen fabrics. Detailed instructions are provided for every step from stitching to construction, including a comprehensive library of diagrams and step-by-step photographs for more than ninety stitches.

Details

  • Format
    Paperback
  • Pages
    156
  • Size
    280 x 240mm
  • Publisher
    Inspirations Studios
  • ISBN
    9780648767008
Stock Code
210022
Our Price
$49.99
4 in stock for immediate dispatch