Embroidered Boxes: Making Practical Items For Embroidery - Jane LemonB. T. Batsford, 1984, Paperback.
Condition: Very Good. A little faded at the spine.
Illustrated with black and white photographs & diagrams. From the cover: “This classic text by one of the country’s leading embroiderers is still the only practical book to set down comprehensively the specialist techniques of embroidered box-making. This reprint is a must for all those beginning to make embroidered boxes or those who wish to extend their repertoire. Jane Lemon provides step-by-step instructions for constructing boxes from fabric-covered card, always bearing in mind the requirements of the embroidery to be worked on them. There are also chapters on making bags and purses, cushions, curtains, blinds and book covers, which can be enhanced with appliqué, quilting, canvas-work and many other forms of embroidery. The techniques described will help all embroiderers to achieve a really professional finish for their practical work..”
Illustrated by Valerie Harding & Rob Matheson (Photos.). Size: 9¾" x 7¼". In the Batsford Craft Paperback series. 188 pages.