Exotic Textiles in Needlepoint
Designs From Around the WorldBook - 2003
Inspired by the rich diversity of patterns and colors found in traditional textiles throughout the world, a leading needlepoint designer offers a sumptuous collection of magnificent fabric creations that will beautify any home. The dazzling designs range from delicate florals on a Croatian cushion cover to a bell-pull featuring a geometric Masai motif. Complete the entire section devoted to a particular region, or mix and match for eclectic charm. Stitch Kashmiri, Kelim, or Elizabethan cushions, an Ecuadorian glasses case, Guatemalan napkin rings, and more. In addition to full-color charts to follow, you’ll gain enjoyable insight into the origins of each pattern.
Publisher: Lewes, England : Guild of Master Craftsman, 2003
Characteristics: 117 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
From the critics