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Blackwork: A New Approach
by Brenda Day
Eighteen projects demonstrate the variety and traditions, from graceful Arab-inspired patterns to bold modern styles. Trace blackwork’s evolution with photos of classic examples, and begin the pleasurable task of embroidering your own: the techniques are easy, the required equipment minimal. Make such wonderful projects as rose and tulip bookmarks, festive Christmas cards, ...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published December 31st 2000 by Guild of Master Craftsman
(first published May 4th 2000)
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Nov 14, 2011 Gwnhwyfer rated it it was ok
I really like the look of blackwork - and I enjoyed working patterns in this style of embroidery. However, while there were some charts that appealed to me from this collection, but not enough to keep (it was borrowed from the library).