The ultimate resource for beginning and experienced needlecrafters who want to discover the timeless appeal of whitework in its many forms. Whitework is white on white embroidery where the texture of the stitchery, whether it be delicate or bold, creates the beauty and interest. Over 1000 step-by-step photos illustrate the creation of this beautiful traditional white-on-white embroidery which has inspired needlecrafters for centuries. Encompassing candlewicking, Mountmellick, cut work, appliqué, shadow work and net embroidery, this comprehensive guide in the proven A-Z format includes many useful tips and fascinating historical information.
• Comprehensive guide to whitework embroidery
• Revamped design of a book that has sold well over many years
• Over 1000 step by step photographs
• Includes candlewicking, Mountmellick, cut work, applique, shadow work and net embroidery
Author: Country Bumpkin