The Gentle Art of Stitching: 40 Projects Inspired by Everyday Beauty

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This beautifully illustrated inspirational guide presents simple yet stylish stitched pieces for your home, from quilts and samplers to needlepoint pincushions and greeting cards. Each of the 40 projects reflects Jane Brocket's “gentle” approach, which values the creative process as much as the finished object. With techniques ranging from Japanese Sashiko to traditional cross-stitch and a reimagined Victorian “crinoline lady,” plus helpful tips, this collection puts the enjoyment back in hand stitching.

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Jane Brocket is the author of five books, including the bestselling The Gentle Art of Quilt-Making and The Gentle Art of Knitting. She originally created her blog, yarnstorm.blogs.com, to write about knitting, but the contents soon expanded to include many more of life's small pleasures, such as baking, quilting, sewing, gardening, books, and films. For more information, visit janebrocket.com.

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Book Description PAVILION BOOKS, United Kingdom, 2012. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 262 x 208 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Stitching, in all its forms, is rapidly becoming more popular. Many people are learning to use sewing machines, but are forgetting the huge enjoyment that can be found in hand stitching. With an emphasis on Jane Brocket s gentle approach to craft, this book celebrates the simple act of sewing, reducing the art to its most basic form. Over 40 projects will teach you how to make simple yet stylish pieces for your home. Whatever you choose to make, from quilts and samplers to needlepoint pin cushions and stitched greetings cards, Jane s unique take on sewing will ensure that the creative process is as enjoyable as seeing the finished object. The author s notes and photographs outline her inspiration for each project, along with her top tips on the best places to find fabrics, ribbon, buttons and anything else you can imagine. With techniques as varied as Japanese Sashiko, American-style quilting, traditional cross stitch and re-imagining the Victorian crinoline lady , there is something here for every keen stitcher. Bookseller Inventory # AA89781843406655

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