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Series: Search Press Classics

Beginner's Guide to Silk Ribbon Embroidery

$12.95

Re-issue by Ann Cox

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  • Publisher: Search Press
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 21 September 2014
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781782211600
  • Carton Qty: 68
  • Size: 8 x 10 inches
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Pages: 48
  • RRP Price: $12.95
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Over one hundred step-by-step photographs show how to create exquisite, delicately embroidered silk ribbon flowers, using a surprisingly small number of stitches.

Learn how to create exquisite, delicately embroidered silk ribbon flowers, including foxgloves, roses, hydrangeas, delphiniums, primroses, geraniums, irises, poppies... and much more.
A small selection of stitches are used to create a wide variety of flowers.
All the techniques are explained in detailed step-by-step sequences.

A best-selling, timeless classic redesigned for modern embroiderers
Suitable for beginners and more experienced embroiderers
Clear, step-by-step instruction and beautiful designs

Table of Contents

Introduction 4
Tools and materials 8
Embroidering with silk ribbons 12
Spring flowers 26
Bouquet of roses 32
Country garden 36
Poppies and wheat 38
Blackberries 41
Stencilling a background 42
Painting a background 44
Mounting and framing 46
Index 48

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