A-Z of Needlepoint
bu Country Bumpkin Publications
The A-Z of Needlepoint is a 128 page full color book which includes easy to follow stitch guides written especially for beginners.
It will also compliment and enhance the stitch repertoire of those who may have been stitching for some time.
A-Z of Needlepoint includes over 1200 step by step photographs illustrating simple instructions for over 65 different stitches. It also includes up to date information about the fabrics, threads and tools you will need to enjoy this wonderful past time.
Did you know that needlepoint has been discovered in the tomb of an Egyptian Pharaoh 1500BC? Or that canvas work was practiced in the royal Japanese courts by the Courtesans in the first century AD? Despite being one of the oldest forms of embroidery, needlepoint has developed many contemporary styles and is still one of the most popular types of needlework today.
The A-Z of Needlepoint is full of fascinating hints, tips, tricks and gems of information to make your stitching more enjoyable.
A-Z of Needlepoint is the 11th book in the highly successful A-Z series originally from Country Bumpkin Publications.
We also have a large range of Linens and Evenweave Fabrics if you prefer finer projects and of course, a large selection of threads to add interest and contrast to your work. Try combining textures and variegated colors for a more modern look.
- Appleton 4 Ply Tapestry Wool
- Appleton 2 Ply Crewel Wool
- Anchor 4 Ply Tapestry Wool
- Anchor Stranded Cotton
- Anchor Variegated Stranded Cotton
- Anchor Variegated Pearl 5
- DMC Stranded Cotton
- DMC Variegated Stranded Cotton
- DMC Light Effects
- DMC Variegated Perle 5
- Ginnie Thompson Flower Thread
- Mogear Mohair