Title BLUE & WHITE CROSS STITCH. INSPIRED BY THE CLASSIC DESIGNS OF WILLOW PATTERN, DELFTWARE AND TOILES DE JOUY.
Publisher Hamlyn, London, 2001, first edition.
Seller ID 21961
112 pp, 4to (11 1/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0600601943 Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w with photographs, patterns, drawings. "Crisp blue and white has always been a popular colour combination, especially in soft furnishings. The classic designs of Willow Pattern ceramics, Delftware pottery and Toiles de Jouy textiles have inspired this beautiful collection of cross stitch projects for the home. The 28 projects are grouped by room and range from cushions to napkins. E ach project is accompanied by a colour chart and detailed instructions on how to make the project and work the embroidery. There is also practical information on stitches and relevant materials and techniques." Projects include: Cushions, c u r t a i n s and curtain ties, lampshades, tablecloth, napkins, coasters, hand towels, bathmat, pillowcase, bags, picture, sampler, etc. Very light wear at top/bottom of spine and at corners, light waviness to edges of textblock. Dust jacket h as s om e mi no r ed ge wrinkling. Very Good+/Near Fine