Cross Stitch Meets Blackwork series design – a beautiful swan is reflected in water. A great way to try a new technique! Design size on 14 or 28 count fabric: 7 3/16 inches (18 ¼ cm) wide by 10 ½ inches (26 ¼ cm) high, or on 16 or 32 count fabric: 6 ¼ inches (16 cm) wide by 9 inches (23 cm) high.
An in-depth exploration of color in embroidery. From color selection and blending to choosing complimentary colors and creative contrasting and shading, it highlights a variety of techniques for surface and counted thread embroidery projects
Start off by designing your own project and then proceed through 12 different necklace and bracelet projects. Learn about the various textures provided by different shapes and finishes of beads. Plus learn how to create patterns with color and how to prep, braid and finish each project. From a Retro 50s look to an Out of this World lariat, this book is filled with braiding inspiration.