First Time Embroidery and Cross-Stich - The Absolute Beginner's Guide
Step By Step Basics and ProjectsLearning how to embroider and cross stitch has never been simpler! Like having a personal instructor at your side, this beginner’s guide teaches everything you need to know about a variety of hand stitching techniques.This beginner’s guide, by embroidery professional Linda Wyszynski, uses easy-to-follow, photo-illustrated instructionto teach you the basics of classic embroidery, crewel, and cross-stitch techniques. In no time, you can use these methods to create beautiful, personalized designs.After a review of equipment and supplies, fabrics, threads, patterns, and stitching basics, jump right in with these step-by-step projects:
There’s a first time for everything. Enjoy the journey and achieve success with First Time Embroidery and Cross-Stitch.
- Creative embroidery – Embroidered Jacket Collar and Embellished Pillow Case
- Crewel – Paisleys and Pearls Pillow and Touch of Gold Fedora Hat
- Cross-Stitch – Violet Blossoms Candle Band and Springtime Journal