Start to Stitch
Written by Claire Buckley, Miriam Edwards, Nancy Nicholson
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Start to Stitch by Claire Buckley, Miriam Edwards, Nancy NicholsonTextile craft is easy and fun! This book will give you the techniques and confidence to make loads of fantastic decorative and practical pieces, ranging from cushions to bags to mobile phone cosies. There are full instructions on the materials and methods for four classic textile crafts - embroidery, applique, quilting and patchwork. This book is based on the following books published by Search Press: Start to Applique by Nancy Nicholson, 2008 Start to Embroider by Claire Buckley, 2008 Start to Patchwork by Nancy Nicholson, 2009 Start to Quilt by Miriam Edwards, 2008
-embroidery, applique, quilting and patchwork.-Machine Knitting Monthly A collection of projects from the 'Start To...
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!) is sure to be popular. Every single project is illustrated with loads of step-by-step photos, so it would be the perfect introduction to simple sewing. Or, if you're looking for things to make, perhaps with your children or grandchildren,this could be just what you need.-Stitch This omnibus edition by textile teacher and designer Buckley, quilter Miriam Edwards, and art teacher Nancy Nicholson incorporates material adapted from the authors
-by-step color photographs, ensuring that novice sewists will know how each phase of the project should look. The embroidery section is the standout; the close-up, color photos of basic stitches will be useful to any beginning embroiderer, regardless of age. Verdict Though the book is oriented toward tweens and teens, the overviews of each topic are extremely useful, and parents may enjoy making the lively, colorful designs with older children. - Nanette Donohue, Champaign, P.L., IL-Library Journal USA Young stitchers will love this book as it explains in simple terms how to make lots of fun items, from a brilliant 3D brooch to a decorative border for a skirt.-Craft Focus
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