15 Pages. This book contains over 40 exquisite examples of embroidered canvas work. The patterns are a colorful mixture of geometric similar to Hardanger Embroidery and openwork designs as in Drawn Thread work. The pattern designs include insertions & trims, afternoon tea cloths, a nightdress case, a bedspread, blouse trimmings, a Bible cover and much more. While there are no diagrammed patterns here, what you will see are detail close ups of the embroideries and a descriptive paragraph on how they are made.
A lovely assortment of of embroidery designs from the Manchester School of Embroidery. They are a colorful mixture of techniques, similar to Hardanger Embroidery and Drawn Thread work, and useful project ideas such as afternoon tea cloths, trimmings, a bedspread and a Bible cover. An inspiring book!