More than 100 stitches, organized by type and illustrated in close-up colour photographs, plus a host of patterns and techniques, make this the ultimate luxurious reference for embroiderers. Its comprehensive and a superb value, filled with ideas for creating a variety of looks, highlights and ornamental elements. In detail, it covers selecting the best textiles, preparing the fabric and choosing the tools. Theres also a complete Embroiderers ABCs to start beginners off. Featuring beautiful daisy, feather and fishbone stitchesall presented in simple stepsthese delightful projects range from Jewelled Buttons to a charming Advent Calendar.