The Needlecraft Book
From knitting to needlepoint, quilting to crochet, embroidery to appliqué, The Needlecraft Book is the most comprehensive step-by-step guide to every needle, thread, and yarn technique. Packed with tools, terminology, and easy-to-follow techniques to create truly personal pieces, The Needlecraft Book brings traditional, artistic, and practical crafts up to date with advice...more
I consult it when I want to work out how to do a stitch or learn something knew. It's a great family heirloom to be - something to pass down and share the joy that comes from making things by yourself for others.
Every section has detailed information about materials and tools, all the techniques from basic to advance and the designs/ patterns. I like the organization of this book. The colour coded for sections make it easy to follow.
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Invaluable for those who who knit embroider or crochet and basic sewing .
A must have for anyone who does any of the above. Easy to try new projects from the clear instructions.
Every page is well illustrated with great instructions.
It is a very good investment and well written and laid out book
I was fortunate I got my copy well reduced in the sale , but is worth the full price.