Stuff Metal Thread Embroidery: Tools, Materials and Techniques
by Jane Lemon
ISBN-10: 0713455772
ISBN-13: 9780713455779
B. T. Batsford Ltd.
HC w/ Dust Jacket
Pages: 224
Language(s): English
Like New/Very Good - Light to moderate cover and edge wear.

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Fully revised and updated, this classic work on metal thread embroidery is now illustrated with over 200 color photographs. Its handy A to Z format provides instant reference to a wealth of information on this most challenging and rewarding of embroidery techniques. Includes a guide to the tools you will need, both basic and specialized, plus comprehensive coverage of materials used in metal thread embroidery, from simple background fabrics to sumptuous golden thread, sequins and precious stones. Every technique you will ever need is covered in detail accompanied by easy-to-follow diagrams and close-up photography. An historical reference work as well as a practical guide, the book explores items on which metal thread embroidery can be found and ends with a guide to places around the world where you can see exquisite examples of the technique.