Anne Robinson, Karen Saxby
With simple instructions and step-by-step diagrams, and including charts and templates, this is a highly accessible and practical guide to all things needlecraft. Designed with the absolute beginner in mind, it is also ideal for those who would welcome a refresher course in the most popular needlecrafts. Each section includes specific projects for readers to get stuck into, with straightforward instructions and large, clear illustrations. The crafts covered in this book are timeless, creative and rewarding. They have seen a recent surge in popularity as people look to save the pennies and return to a more traditional 'make do and mend' outlook on life. With sections about choosing the right equipment, glossaries of terms and abbreviations and even sections on aftercare of your handmade products - as well as including both UK and US terminology - this is the perfect starter title that caters for all.