A refreshing take on a traditional craft that will give you hours of pleasure…and 19 projects to enjoy. Cross-stitch, one of the oldest forms of embroidery, is captivating today’s crafters everywhere with its simplicity, charm, and exquisitive designs. If you’ve never tried this masterful art, or are already experienced at this craft, X-Stitch will teach you everything you need to know – and then some – to complete 19 incredible, easy-to-make, and gorgeous-to-look-at cross-stitch projects. Varying in difficulty, and designed to appeal to both female and males stitchers, these projects offer you a cool, modern take on a traditional art form.
X-Stitch is replete with all the know-how to master your craft. You’ll learn how to:
- Master cross-stitch basics and fundamental techniques
- Get comfortable with materials and tools of the trade
- Read a cross-stitch pattern
- Identify the many established designs as well as create your own from scratch
- And more!
Let X-Stitch be your guide to all things cross-stitching. It’s more than a priceless primer, it’s an inspirational resource that will help you to individualize your projects and to design pieces that are all you!
About the Author Sarah Fordham holds a degree in Fine Art and her work was exhibited in the Embroiderer’s Guild’s international exhibition, The Art of the Stitch. She focuses on quirky cross-stitch jewelry and accessories, and is best known for oversized badges worn by celebrities.
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- Additional Information
Table Of Contents No Intro No ISBN 978-1-86108-906-9 Video No Author Sarah Fordham Publication Year 2014 Dimensions 8-1/4 x 8-1/4 Pages 144 Photo 250 Drawings 2 Other Formats No Cover Paperback
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