Schwalm Embroidery

Techniques and Designs
Christine Bishop

Description

This delicate 18th century German whitework embroidery incorporates surface stitches, pulled fabric, drawn thread, needlelace and needleweaving, and was traditionally embroidered on blouses, shirts, stockings, bed linen and towels.

  • Based on the "tree of life", classic design elements include hearts, tulips, the sun, pine cones, fruit, flowers, leaves, tendrils and the dove

  • Step drawings and directions teach the techniques in designs for all skill levels, with templates – heirloom cloth, scissors tag, towel, sampler, tea cosy, pincushion, needlecase, napkin, table centre, etc

  • Colour photos show clearly the intricate beauty of each work

  • Bonus designs included

Details

  • Format
    Paperback
  • Pages
    112
  • Size
    260 x 185mm
  • Publisher
    Sally Milner
  • ISBN
    9781863513906
Status
Order now for delivery in 10 to 14 days
Stock Code
13007454
Our Price
$29.99