The Hand-Stitched Home

Projects and Inspiration for Creating Embroidered Textiles for the Home

The  Hand-Stitched Home
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Format: Hardback, 144 Pages
ISBN: 9781906417932
Publisher: Jacqui Small
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Add personal touches to your home to enrich your environment with this inspirational book by embroiderer and textile designer Caroline Zoob. Full of beautifully photographed projects and ideas, from a simple flower on the edge of a chair cover to more intricate window treatments, this book will prove invaluable for anyone wanting to add elegant embroidered touches to modern, airy decorating schemes. From the choice and use of colour and fabric to seeking inspiration from threads, buttons, picture frames, scraps of lace or old greetings cards, this beautiful craft book is full of expert advice and tips for making subtle yet effective changes to your home. Whether you are an experienced sewer or taking up your needle for the first time, The Hand-Stitched Home will inspire you to create beautifully decorative pieces for your home.

The author

CAROLINE ZOOB is  an embroiderer, designer of china and textiles, and someone who set a trend for making beautiful things using antique textiles. She undertakes design commissions for several large companies and runs a website selling her embroidery and a range of homewares. Her book Childhood Treasures was published in 2003. Caroline Zoob lives in East Sussex.

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Format: Hardback, 144 Pages
ISBN: 9781906417932
Illustrations: 100 colour photographs
Size: 8.268 in x 9.843 in / 210 mm x 250 mm

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