15 December 2016


BB Hardback

210x280 mm



240 pages

Sally Milner Publishing

Milner Craft Series

Whitework with Colour

by Trish Burr

The flexibility of whitework with colour has opened the door to a whole new world of possibilities. There are no limits to the subjects one can stitch, and readers will find nestled among the pages a wide variety of projects which will entice them to stitch. There are seventeen projects in the book, ranging from complete beginner to more advanced. No special skills are required but a little practice will go a long way in helping stitchers to master the technique. Trish believes colour is the key to any successful piece of embroidery so has used quite unusual colour combinations and stitched some of the projects in more than one colourway to show how different the same design can look when stitched in other shades.

'It is impossible to praise this book too much, for any superlatives do not do it justice. It is supreme, beyond compare and in a league of its own. I have often admired Trish Burr's books, but this is a book that dreams are made of.' www.yarnsandfabrics.co.uk 

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'Whitework with Colour is a stunning book both in appearance and content. Whether you are new to whitework or a more experienced stitcher this book will inspire you from start to finish.' Embroiderers' Guild Chair


Book Contents

Acknowledgements, Introduction, Did you know?, Materials, Preparation, Colour, Stitches, The Projects: Level one project: Starter Flower; Level two projects: Young at heart, Zebra mini, Wise owl mini; Level three projects: Royal owl, Summer in a teacup, Hummingbird, Lion king, Casablanca, Cinnabar, Zen poppy, A river runs through it, Sunrise over the ocean, Doodle bug, Dragonfly and flowers, Thandiswa, French country vase; Supplies.

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