By Ruth Singer
Textile manipulation - the artwork of constructing built textiles - is demystified during this encyclopedia of stitching techniques.
Features a hundred and fifty inventive stitching concepts, from smocking, trapunto quilting and opposite applique to Suffolk puffs, pleating and shirring.
Includes hundreds of thousands of diagrams and images to demonstrate the normal and modern methods.
Creative undertaking principles express sensible purposes for lots of of the material manipulation techniques.
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