Embroidery is back!
This book by Cristin Morgan, founder of the popular hand embroidery company Marigold + Mars, contains a stunning collection of contemporary embroidery motifs with bold colour palettes for you to stitch away at for hours on end. The 50 motifs include abstract and geometric patterns, botanical motifs, hand-lettered designs and much more, and will inspire you to get stitching in fresh and imaginative ways.
Beginners will learn to master the 10 basic stitches and skills needed to create the motifs inside, all clearly explained in an attractive, approachable way; then, whether you’re new to embroidery or the more experienced stitcher, your hand stitching skills can flourish by stitching the motifs onto 20 beautiful and practical projects inside, all featuring easy-to follow step-by-step instructions, lovely photography and helpful templates.
Hoop Art will help you bring embroidery out of the hoop to add a touch of stylish handmade flair everywhere.
|Dimensions||180 × 230 mm|
Cristin Morgan is an accessories designer turned contemporary embroidery artist. Inspired by nature, colour, texture and graphic design, Cristin believes that embroidery deserves a place outside of the hoop. Her work can be found at marigoldandmars.com and at instagram.com/marigoldandmars, where she also shares a behind-the-scenes look into her creative process with her 15.5K followers.
Cristin lives in Richmond, VA, with her husband and their two sons.
Paperback / softback