The Wool Embroidery Collection

The Wool Embroidery Collection
Title: The Wool Embroidery Collection
Author:
Gail Rogers
Description:

With exotic silks and truly beautiful coloured wools, this book provides an adventure into the wonderful world of wool embroidery. In many designs the embroidered wool is enhanced by metallic threads, the sheen of silk ribbon and the extra dimension of beads. 

The diversity of designs and projects in this book provides something for everyone. There are a variety of woollen blankets with playful teddy bears as well as two outstanding woollen blankets depicting the beautiful colours and shapes of Australian wildflowers. There is an embroidered woollen vest embellished with beads, the most beautiful embroidered dressing gown depicting butterflies, buds and flowers in opulent threads and beads, a footstool highlighted with metallic threads, a blanket with geese strolling under a sparkling swag of beautiful ribbons, and an exotic crewel bellpull stitched with opulent silk and wool threads. 

As you absorb the designs presented, imagine them stitched in a variety of ways - on clothing, table linen, wall hangings and bags, as well as the suggestions for extra uses at the beginning of each project.


No. of pages: 176
Cover type: Paperback
Trim size: 280 x 210mm
Colour type: Full colour
Series: Milner Craft Series
Imprint: Sally Milner Publishing
ISBN: 978 1 86351 334 0
RRP: A$19.99

Contents

Flora Abunda 1 – Australian Wildflower sampler blanket. 
Flora Abunda 2 – Australian Wildflower sampler blanket. 
Bear on a swing blanket. 
May bears blanket. 
Honey B bears blanket. 
Coming ready or not blanket. 
Brooch cushion and glasses case. 
Tea in the garden tea cosy. 
Sweet daisies, sweet dreams bag. 
Hearts desire baby blanket. 
Embroidered hearts receiving blanket. 
Glitz and dazzle with crewel foot stool. 
Morning stroll blanket. 
Little Boy Blue blanket. 
Spring awakening bell pull. 
Resplendent as an empress dressing gown. 
Stitch instructions.
Flora Abunda 1 – Australian Wildflower sampler blanket. Flora Abunda 2 – Australian Wildflower sampler blanket. Bear on a swing blanket. May bears blanket. Honey B bears blanket. Coming ready or not blanket. Brooch cushion and glasses case. Tea in the gar
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