You can have the latest in books as well as hard to find books
about sewing, smocking and embroidery. Click on to the navigation bars on
the left to view specialty books on sewing, embroidery, or smocking.
Classic Sewing: $24.99 132 pages of smocking, embroidery, heirloom
sewing. Full size patterns included. Published 4 times per year.
Jane Nicholas Stumpwork: $32.00
Royal School of Needlework Essential Stitch Guide,
Stumpwork. $21.95. A great spiral bound book that
gives in depth instructions on stumpwork with great
Jane Nicholas, Stumpwork Embroidery Designs and
Projects. $32.95. Jane gives detailed instructions on
stumpwork embroidery with large and small projects
included. A great book.
Perfect Party Dresses from AS&E.
$39.95. Fabulous!!! A must
have to add to your AS&E collection.
Sewing for a Royal Baby. $24.99. A
great book with many designers and techniques.
Embellishing: Gloria McKinnon $24.95. This
book features crazy quilt stitches and ideas for projects,
some using silk screened Pricilla Ladies that can be copied
onto printable fabric and embellished with embroidery.
Hundreds of stitch instructions are included along with 7
AS&E Index. For issues 1 - 100. $24.99
Mastering Shadow Work Embroidery: Wendy Schoen: $29.95 This
you all the ins and outs of shadow work embroidery. Great color
illustrations and designs.
pattern for Girl's dress and Boy's romper sizes 1-6. A great book!
Embroidered Christening Gowns from Country Bumpkin:
With Whimsy: Kari Mecca: $24.95. This book contains
instructions for making Kari's beautiful rickrack flowers, as well as many
other embellishment ideas for rickrack, ribbons, trims and beads.. There
are 3 patterns in this book. Girls sundress, Girls Puff Sleeve Dress
both in size 2-6 and Girls Pinafore Size 18 and 24 mo.
Mecca: More Sewing with Whimsey. $29.95. More
of Kari's fabulous
techniques of embellishment.
B's Book of Embroidery Designs and Stitches: $19.00. Long
awaited book from Jeannie Baumeister that includes many dainty embroidery
designs, alphabets for embroidery and shadow work and embroidery instructions.
Heirlooms for Babies; $25.00 . Wendy Schoen. This darling
book has many patterns and designs for shadowwork and infant and toddler
Australian Smocking and Embroidery
I have some very popular out of print issues from
years ago. These will sell for $22.00 each.
Issue numbers to be listed this month. Or call the
shop if you're looking for a special issue.
Australian Smocking and Embroidery: This magazine
is published 4 times a year. There are patterns included in each issue
along with instructions for construction and smocking. The photography is
wonderful in this magazine with each garment photographed in detail over
several pages. Back issues available from Issue
100 (as supplies last) $18.00.
#100. The Last Issue. Reg
$21.95 Now $17.00
Inspirations Magazine: Inspirations Magazine
originates in Australia. It is published 4 times a year. The
embroidery in this magazine is exquisite. There are detailed photographs
of how to information on techniques, stitches and the instructions and patterns
are included for all designs in each issue. Back issues available.
Back issues of AS&E and
Inspirations are always in stock while supplies last
of Bullions $19.95
A - Z of Smocking Stitches: $19.95. A must for every
smocker. This book is a valuable reference
for anyone who smocks. It covers pleating,
construction as well as many smocking stitches including
counterchange and picture smocking.
of Goldwork: $38.00. A beautifully illustrated book featuring
the stitches of goldwork and silk embroidery.
A - Z of Wool Embroidery: $38.00. The worlds most
beautiful wool embroidery stitches and techniques that will surely be a resource
for anyone interested in wool embroidery.
-Z of Embroidery Stitches: This book is a must for any
embroiders. Full color
step-by-step pictures for each stitch make it so easy to learn.
A-Z of Embroidery Stitches 2: $19.95, Now
reprinted. More embroidery stitches
- Z of Knitting: $38.00
A-Z of Sewing: $38.00.Basic sewing and heirloom sewing techniques in
easy to follow step by step
A - Z of Heirloom Sewing:
$19.95. Finally the book we've
been waiting for. Loaded with photographs of heirloom sewing
techniques and tips for the heirloom sewer. A must for your A-Z library.
A - Z of Sewing for Smockers: $38.00 This is a must have book.
It has everything concerning construction of a smocked garment. The
step-by-step photographs will walk you through any technique.
A-Z of Bead Embroidery $38.00
Schoen: Embroidery Designs for Christmas: $15.00 Over 150
designs for shadow work and embroidery along with 2 alphabets. A great
embroidery idea book for the holidays.