This title helps to discover the wonderful world of supersize cross stitch with these stunning XXL projects from top designer Jacqui Pearce. Love cross stitch but lack patience? Or are you a beginner who wants fast and fabulous contemporary designs to stitch? Do you have a larger-than-life love of colourful, hip stitching? Then this is the book for you. Featuring modern twists on traditional themes, you'll find graphic designs and colourful symbols, quirky retro objects, and pretty motifs that can be completed in a blink. There's favourites like cushions and pictures, as well as Christmas designs, gifts and accessories, plus expert advice on getting started. Jacqui Pearce has created a stunning collection of 30 quick-to-complete designs that vary from large projects for the home like cushions, to little gifts such as glasses cases or mobile covers. "Supersize Stitches" is ideal for those in a hurry for a result, as well as beginners.
Jacqui Pearce is an award winning British designer, who decribes herself as a creator and curator of colourful 'Nostalgic Chic' .... She writes a monthly craft trend column and is the founder of lifestyle brand PearlandEarl.com which includes her line of JACQUI P craft kits.
PEARL AND EARL's colourful creations for HOME ART CRAFTS and CELEBRATIONS have featured regularly in Editorial and in TV and Films.. even styling the VIP area of the Jubilee Concert at Buckingham Palace with their paper chic style. Named as one of the 'Top 5 Coolest Stitchers on the Planet", Jacqui has a limited edition collection in Liberty of London.
Her favourite Makes, Bakes, Inspirations and Adventures can be found on her blog PEARLANDEARLLOVES.com. She lives and works in the midst of the beautiful Sussex Downs, England with her family. Supersize Stitches is her first book, she is in the middle of writing 2 new craft titles due out in 2013.