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Needlework Books
Embroidery, Cross stitch

BG15-bk33     $26.00    

Bulgarian Needlepoint Lace 

Maria Koleva - Sofia 1990

52-pp softcover 6.5" x 9.5" 

  • Out of print; hard to find
  • Written instructions for 39 stitches
  • 24 color illustrations
  • 47 black & white illustrations
  • Bibliography, Table of Contents
Needlepoint Lace on an apron
  • Context in traditional costumes and customs
  • Extensive color photos

BCA16-D  $42.  SALE PRICE $36.

Narodni Vezovi Hrvatske / Kroatische Stickkunst / Croatian Folk Embroidery  

Graficki Zavod Hrvatske 1978

Size 9½” x 9½”  Hard cover 196pp

  • Good used condition, minor flaws:
  • Several tears to dust jacket
  • Blue hard cover has white marks

  

  • Croatian, German, English text
  • Embroidery & applique patterns from Zagorje, Istria, Slavoniato, Konavle, etc
  • Photos from Ethnographic Museum in Zagreb
  • Beautiful color plates
  • Some black and white photos
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D48-13   Softcover edition  $22.50

Embroidered Textiles - Traditional Patterns from Five Continents with a Worldwide Guide to Identification

Author Sheila Paine 

Line drawings Imogen Paine

Published 1995 Thames & Hudson

192 pp    8” x 9.5”

Lovely book, excellent reference

Pre-owned, in pristine condition

  • Very interesting advice on collecting embroidery
  • Details of international collections
  • 15-section regional guide to world embroidery identification
  • 171 beautiful color photographs
  • 126 black and white photos and line drawings
  • Bibliography, Collections & Collectors, Glossary, Sources of illustrations, Acknowledgments, Index

Bk43-509  $6.50    Filet Crochet Projects and Charted Designs 

1979 Dover    8¼" x 11" softcover  l48pp

  • Photos of the finished articles
  • Close-up detail photos
  • Specifics for needle, and hook 
  • Over 50 projects

SBS19 $7.50  Danish Pulled Thread Embroidery

Ida Winckler, Frances A. Davis, Esther Fangel, Agnete W. Madsen

Dover Needlework Series 1977

100 Pages, 9.2” x 6.5“ paperback

Text in Danish and English

Used copy, excellent condition

Illustrations, precise instructions, and diagrams of historic and modern Danish pulled thread designs, tablecloths, doilies, and placemats.  

  • 84 line drawings
  • 89 black and white photographs

D68      $26.

Bulgarian Embroideries – DMC Library

Stapled softcover 1970  

7½” x 11½” - 20pp

  • 16 pages of color plates
  • Directions to work the patterns
  • DMC colors for each pattern
  • Good vintage condition
  • Owner’s name inside cover, whited out

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