From pin cushions to chair covers and carpets, this beautifully photographed book contains over 25 designs for both experienced and novice needleworkers. Taking inspiration from the Victorian period, Elizabeth Bradley combines animals, birds, flowers and fruit into exotic and colourful images. With the aid of handpainted charts, clear and detailed instructions indicatingyarn colours and quantities, and practical information on stitching and making-up techniques, each design is easy to complete.Many designs and uses and presented: cushions featuring subtly shaded, mossy rosebud wreaths, a dark-eyed spaniel, or rich autumn leaves. There is a cord and tassel design for making borders, abstract patterns patchwork cushions and a variety of pictures and rugs. The photographs show many ways of using the designs for decoration or present-giving, and a special feature of this book is the collection of repeating patterns which can be used to cover objects of any shape or size. "Decorative Victorian Needlework" offers a wealth of colourful and stylish needlework ideas that will be fun to work and of great decorative value in the home.
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Descrizione libro Elizabeth Bradley Press, 2008. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: Includes dust jacket. Minor Shelfwear. The dust jacket is a little tatty and torn. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Codice libro della libreria mon0006100766
Descrizione libro Hardback. Condizione libro: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Codice libro della libreria GOR008124512
Descrizione libro Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: Very Good. Jacket in Very Good condition. No markings throughout. Nice clean copy. Family owned since 1989. Selling online since 1995. Exceptional shopping experience, 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed!. Codice libro della libreria mon0000508655