A-Z of Crewel Embroidery
The ultimate resource for beginning and experienced needle crafters who want to discover the timeless appeal of whitework in its many forms. Whitework is white-on-white embroidery where the texture of the stitchery, whether it be delicate or bold, creates the beauty and interest.
A comprehensive guide to whitework embroidery. Over 1000 step-by-step photos illustrate the creation of this beautiful traditional white-on-white embroidery which has inspired needlecrafters for centuries. Encompassing candlewicking, Mountmellick, cut work, appliqué, shadow work and net embroidery, this comprehensive guide in the proven A-Z format includes many useful tips and fascinating historical information.