Designed by six of Australia's most talented embroiderers, including Susan O'Connor and Julie Graue, these beautiful quilts combine the best of both quilting and embroidery.
The 450 step-by-step photographs and detailed instructions will bring these masterpieces within reach - whether you're starting a new tradition, or continuing an old one! You'll also find full size pattern and construction diagrams to help form these quilts and learn 32 stitches and techniques!
This beautiful book is sprinkled with fascinating tidbits and 'did you knows' and is filled with hints to help you each step of the way.
You'll love reproducing these works of art, or alternatively, borrowing pieces from them to create your own masterpiece!
Imagine having 144 pages filled with breathtaking photography, 400 step-by-step instructions, 6 amazing NEW patterns and designs.
Soft cover, perfect binding, 144pp.
The beautiful quilts featured in this book have been designed by: Julie Graue, Susan O'Connor, Anna Scott, Heather Scott, Alla Akselrod and Carol Hawkins
You'll learn the following stitches and techniques: Back stitch, blanket stitch, bullion knot, chain stitch, colonial knot, coral stitch, couching, detached chain, encroaching stem stitch, feather stitch, fishbone stitch, fly stitch, french knot, ghiordes knot, granitos, hand quilting, long stitch, padded satin stitch, piecing by machine, pistil stitch, running stitch, sashing, satin stitch, scroll stitch, seed stitch, short stitch, split stitch, stem stitch, straight machine quilting, straight stitch, whipped stem stitch...