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White Work – Portuguese

White Work – Portuguese

$31.44 USD

The Portuguese Whitework book is a fabulous book on an unusual technique.
Portuguese whitework is worked on 38 count linen with No. 8 Perle Cotton and it incorporates drawn/overcast bars, eyelets and surface embroidery stitches such as bullions, stem stitch and padded satin stitch. The book contains easy-to-follow step-by-step stitch instructions and some beautiful projects. There are small projects such as hanging ornaments to big projects such as table clothes.

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The Portuguese Whitework book is a fabulous book on an unusual technique.
Portuguese whitework is worked on 38 count linen with No. 8 Perle Cotton and it incorporates drawn/overcast bars, eyelets and surface embroidery stitches such as bullions, stem stitch and padded satin stitch. The book contains easy-to-follow step-by-step stitch instructions and some beautiful projects. There are small projects such as hanging ornaments to big projects such as table clothes.

Soft back book, 104 pages, written by Yvette Stanton and Published by Vetty Creations.

Weight 0.52 kg
Dimensions 31 × 24 × 7 cm
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