Reproduce a wealth of historic, antique samplers. Reach back in time to when schoolroom motifs, intricate band samplers, and personalized handwork commemorated every occasion. Embroider samplers with alphabets and homey sayings. Stitch a Little Girls' Birth Sampler in pink-and-white or an Edwardian Boy's Birth Sampler. Give others at weddings, housewarmings, christenings, and anniversaries. Or make a colorful, springlike work with flora, birds, and other fauna. Bonus projects include pillows, bookmarks, and bags. Every one is a classic!
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Brenda Keyes runs her own highly successful design business, The Sampler Company, whose range of historically-based designs sell widely throughout Europe and the USA. This was her fifth title published by David & Charles, following Alphabets & Samplers; Cross Stitch Country Christmas; The Sampler Motif Book; and Exquisite Miniatures. Brenda Keyes is married with two children and lives in Prestwich, Manchester.
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Book Description David & Charles, Newton Abbott, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. Many colour examples (illustrator). 1st Edition. New. 20 cross stich designs celebrating the art of sampler-making. Bookseller Inventory # 018776
Book Description David & Charles, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110715305700