The Craft of Embroidery by Alison Liley (11725)
The Craft of Embroidery by Alison Liley.
The contents of this wonderful book include a straightforward, practical study of Embroidery, beginning with 100 stitches arranged in alphabetical order, a chart illustrating their family relationships and possible uses.
Then comes the method, design, construction, edgings, fastenings, tassels, cords etc. This fantastic edition is illustrated throughout with many clear working diagrams, numerous drawings and artist's sketches.
A hard covered book with no dust jacket. Book has a small amount of fading but is in good condition for its age dating back to 1971. Has a name in the inside cover.