Jane Austen Embroidery

Jane Austen Embroidery

Jane Austen Embroidery

Authentic Embroidery Projects for Modern Stitchers

Jennie Batchelor & Alison Larkin

 

Jane Austen was as skilful with a needle as she was with a pen.

This unique book showcases recently discovered 18th century embroidery patterns expertly repurposed into 15 exciting modern stitching projects. The patterns and projects are brought to life with glimpses into the world of Regency women and their domestic lives by lively historical features, quotes from Jane Austen's letters and novels, enchanting illustrations and inspirational project photography.

The projects are divided into three chapters:

  • Embroidered Clothes: Dressed to Impress: Projects include Simple Sprig Pattern (Two Ways), Pencil Case, Clutch Purse, Apron, Housewife
  • Embroidered Accessories: How Do You Like My Trimming?: Projects include Napkin Set, Mobile Phone Pouch, Tablet Sleeve, Jewellery Pouch, Muslin Shawl
  • Embroidery for the Home: A 'Nest of Comforts': Projects include Tea Box Top, Work Bag, Cushion, Sewing Set, Tablecloth
    $52.90Price

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