NEEDLECRAFTER'S COMPANION: 1001 Stitch Terms


NEEDLECRAFTER'S COMPANION: 1001 Stitch Terms

MARIE CLAYTON    Book Number: 88625    Product format: Paperback

The author's grandmother taught her to sew and she had been a dressmaker when she was young, so her standards were high, and mother taught her to knit. From them she also learned how to reuse fabric and mend items, the habits of thrift learned in wartime. This special book of hers covers appliqué, beading, crochet, curtain making, dressmaking, embroidery, felt making, knitting, macramé, patchwork, quilting and tatting, as well as providing general information on fabrics, cloth weaves and the content of different yarns and threads. Some terms are used in more than one discipline and may even have different meanings in different crafts, each explained. Whether you want to learn a new skill or brush up on an old one, the book is brim full of 1001 needlecrafting terms for all skill levels and detailed line art and tables of measurements and conversions for needle, sewing pattern symbols and all presented in an A-Z format. 192 page illustrated softback.
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ISBN 9781843403999
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