Embroidery: A Maker's Guide

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Expand your creative horizons with Embroidery: A Maker’s Guide - a voyage of discovery around a world of crafting techniques.

This guide is inspired by exquisite pieces from the Victoria and Albert Museum’s collections. It contains 15 projects to follow, with step-by-step instructions to suit creators of all skill levels. Each one is inspired by a different traditional embellishment – among them Indian beetle-wing, English gold work, Irish whitework and Japanese Kogin, along with modern machine embroidery techniques. The simple guiding instructions are accompanied by hundreds of beautiful colour images – a truly indispensable addition to the crafter’s bookshelf.

Embroidery: A Maker’s Guide book Includes 15 projects inspired by the V&A collections Created with the V&A Over 225 illustrations. 176 pages