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Encyclopedia of Needlework - Therese De Dillmont

Bracken Books, 1987, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Price Clipped. Foredges spotted otherwise a very well presented copy.

Over 1000 black and white diagrams and illustrations with 12 colour plates. From the cover: “The encyclopaedia covers in full detail the whole range of needlework and embroidery. The author starts with plain sewing and then goes on to discuss machine sewing, embroidery on white material, linen embroidery, embroidery on silk and velvet, gold embroidery, appliqué work, tapestry, knitting, tatting, macramé, netting, openwork on linen, embroidered laces, needle-made laces, pillow laces, and needlework trimmings. There is also advice on washing, stiffening, pattern modification, as well as various miscellaneous directions.”
Size: 8¾" x 6¼"
Number of Pages: 789
ISBN: 1851700145

£11.50 (Now Sold)