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Dahlias, Gladioli and Begonias - The Amateur Gardeners Guide to Their Cultivation H.H. Thomas

Dahlias, Gladioli and Begonias - The Amateur Gardeners Guide to Their Cultivation

H.H. Thomas

Published April 16th 2013
ISBN : 9781473389946
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122 pages
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This early work is a fascinating read for any sewing enthusiast or historian. Its 304 pages are extensively illustrated with diagrams, drawings and photographs forming a complete how-to guide to embroidery that is thoroughly recommended for the shelfMoreThis early work is a fascinating read for any sewing enthusiast or historian. Its 304 pages are extensively illustrated with diagrams, drawings and photographs forming a complete how-to guide to embroidery that is thoroughly recommended for the shelf of all handicraft lovers. Contents Include: Preface- Acknowledgments- Types of Embroidery: Applique Embroidery- Assisi Cross Stitch Embroidery- Black Work- Broderie Anglaise- Canvas Embroidery- Cords, Fringes and Tassels- Couching, Laid and Gold Work- Cross Stitch Embroidery- Cut Work- Darning on Fabric- Double Running- Drawn Fabric Work- Drawn Thread Work- Filet Darning- Florentine Embroidery- Hardanger Embroidery- Hedebo Embroidery- Initials and Monograms- Jacobean Embroidery- Mountmellick Embroidery- Needleweaving- Net Embroidery- Patchwork- Quilting- Samplers- Seams, hems and Faggotting- Shadow Work- Smocking- Stump Work- Tapestry- Technical Hints- List of Illustrations. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.