Discovering Embroidery by Winsome Douglass (11724)

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This early work is a fascinating read for any sewing enthusiast or historian. Its 166 pages are extensively illustrated with diagrams, drawings and photographs forming a complete how-to guide to embroidery that is thoroughly recommended for the shelf of all handicraft lovers.

Contents Include: Foreword; Acknowledgement; List of Plates; Introduction; Simple stitches; More complicated stitches; Simple designing; Filling stitches; Designing with cut paper; Some special techniques; Finishings; Some more ways of using embroidery. A hardback book with a tear in the dust jacket, and some fading on both inside covers. Has some writing and names on the inside cover.