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Inspirations Issue 97 - New Horizons

Discover new techniques and enjoy fabulous designs for firm favourites.



In this issue, we introduce Deruta Sfilato – unique counted-thread embroidery from Italy, a beautiful twist to shaded blackwork and a fun project featuring three-dimensional bead embroidery.

Also find delightful projects featuring crewel and wool embroidery, plus superb stumpwork and threadpainting designs.

Featured Projects

'Inspirations Issue 97' features the following projects:

  • Gillian by Maria del Valle Olivera
    The use of colour with blackwork patterns combined with elegant surface embroidery is perfect for this fabulous hare design
  • Cherry Delight by Jane Nicholas
    Superb stumpwork roundel with goldwork and beading
  • Marguerite by Irina Rudneva
    Fantastic three-dimensional, beaded white daisy with a sparkling crystal centre
  • La Fauvette by Catherine Laurençon
    Gorgeous threadpainting of a European warbler amongst reeds and grasses
  • Stitches from the Heart by Maria Elide Melani
    Learn a delightful Italian embroidery technique with this simple sachet
  • Sunflowers and Daisies by Helen Eriksson
    A cosy woollen blanket adorned with a circlet and bouquet of sun-loving flowers
  • Autumn Leaves by Monique Johnston
    A harvest of acorns, blackberries, rose hips and maple leaves embellish this doorstop
  • Aurora by Christine Burton
    Timeless crewel designs on a handy, zipped pouch

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Please allow 7-14 days for orders placed within Australia and 3-4 weeks for international deliveries. Orders containing a backorder item will be sent as soon as the backorder item is in stock.

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