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Embroidery pour la Maison

by Sylvie Blondeau

This delightful little craft book from French artist Sylvie Blondeau presents more than 100 projects for adding charm to your everyday things. With decorating ideas for things you use all the time, such as your aprons, your bags, your recipe and address books, this easy-to-follow embroidery book teaches personalisation ideas for both first-time and experienced sewers. Using step-by-step text and illustrations, readers will learn twenty-one embroidery methods - les secrets de la broderie - so they can easily embroider every project in the book and add charm to objects in every room of the house - kitchen, bedroom, bathroom, living room, laundry room, office. In no time they'll be adding cupcakes to their dishtowels, teapots to cozies, telephones to address books, bubbles to bathrobes, baguettes and macarons to their shopping bags. At a very affordable £8. 99, this is the perfect impulse buy, present, and home decorating companion. It is part of a new Harper Design embroidery series and is dolled up in a petit and colorful package, with each project inside looking as if it has been hand-stitched directly into the book. For the ever-growing world of crafters - the mothers, grandmothers, and new generation of crafters on Etsy and Pinterest, the women personalizing things for themselves and gifts for their loved ones - the books they flock to are the most charming ones, and no other embroidery book is as deliciously charming, as inspire et enchante, and as easy-to-follow as this one.

Embroidery pour le Bébé

by Sylvie Blondeau

In Embroidery pour le Bebe, a delightful little craft book from French artist Sylvie Blondeau, you'll find more than 100 adorable ways to decorate everyday objects for babies. With decorating ideas for things they use all the time, such as diaper bags, blankies, bibs, bottle holders, and toys, this embroidery book includes projects for both first-time and experienced sewers. Embroidery pour le Bebe is filled with easy-to-follow, step-by-step illustrations and text for creating a nursery full of personalized presents for a new arrival. The first in a series of charming needlework books, Embroidery pour le Bebe is a must-have for mommies- and grandmothers-to-be, crafters, or anyone who is interested in adding a personal touch to that perfect new baby gift.

Embroidery pour le Jardinier

by Sylvie Blondeau

This delightful little craft book from French artist Sylvie Blondeau presents more than 100 projects to add nature motifs to all sorts of things used inside and outside the home. Through easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions and a wealth of illustrations, new and experienced crafters will learn twenty-one embroidery methods--des secrets de la broderie--so they can easily embroider every project in the book. The charming motifs featured inside include things like strawberries, butterflies, chipmunks, and flowers. There are porcupines, cherries, pumpkins, and scarecrows. These lovely ideas can decorate all sorts of supplies, from tool and seed bags to gloves, pot covers, and smocks.

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