Stitching History is worked on a printed silk background taken from an original photograph. The embroidery takes you through five centuries of stitching techniques: Elizabethan, Stuart, Regency, Victorian and now. The piece features a wide range of threads and techniques including Elizabethan Plaited Braid, Needle lace on a pearl purl cordonnet, pattern couching, Ganutell and long and short buttonhole detached elements to name but a few.
The kit contains all fabrics, threads, wires, needles and colour instructions with step by step photos.
This kit will be available from February 19 – pre-orders are being accepted now.