Technique - Needlework & Plastic Canvas
Jazz up your summer needlework with two antique-inspired needlework projects
and two amazing cross-stitch samplers included in this issue!
Sampler enthusiasts will be enchanted with the techniques of a 19th-century
German sampler stitched in reversible cross stitch, while needlework fans
will adore the exquisite Elizabeth, A Sampler Pincushion Doll Maiden design.
Indulge in the Dutch Maiden box top project that uses motifs from an
18th-century Dutch sampler, while sampler students will enjoy reading about
common motifs featured throughout 18th-century samplers of southwestern
Netherlands. Historical needlework tool collectors will be delighted to see
an article devoted to animal-shaped sewing accessories, including
turtle-shaped tape measures and deer-shaped pincushions. Vivid, full-color
photos accompany each article, while easy-to-follow charts and instructions
are presented with each pattern. Download (or subscribe!) and begin