Create adorable heirloom pieces with the easy-to-follow patterns! There is no more precious a gift than something handmade with love and care and attention to detail, specially tailored to the recipient. That's why an embroidered gift will be remembered for years and can last generations. The 30 embroidery projects here are designed to help you create projects that remind you of a simpler time and help future generations remember your care and skill. The book explains the basics of copying and tracing designs, details the essential embroidery stitches, such as the stem stitch, the lazy daisy stitch, the satin stitch, and the straight stitch. It then offers 30 projects with detailed instructions and illustrations. Whether you are embroidering a quilt to be handed down or baby clothes for a grandchild, the work you do will be remembered and cherished.
Precious Kewpie Dolls, Sunnbonnet Sue's, Flower baskets: the 30 embroidery patterns in this book enable you to create your own heirloom pieces. Instructions for toddler dresses, bloomers and two quilts also included.
*30 projects designed to be timeless and passed down *Basic stitches *Basics of copying and tracing patterns *Wide variety of projects