Stuff Blackwork Embroidery: Design & Technique
by Margaret Pascoe
ISBN-10: 0713451467
ISBN-13: 9780713451467
B.T. Batsford Ltd.
1995
Soft Cover
Pages: 144
Language(s): English
Very Good - Light cover and edge wear.
$18.00 $16.20

Margaret Pascoe begins her book by tracing the development of blackwork from the earliest authentic records to the present day followed by chapters which cover the practical aspects of blackwork. The book is illustrated throughout with charted stitch diagrams, close-up photographs of stitches and illustrations of modern pieces with helpful comments on how they were designed and made. This book provides an invaluable guide for all embroiderers wishing to know more about this elegant and historic technique.