Printed Book

Jane Austen Embroidery

15 beautiful embroidery projects from the era of Jane Austen.

$34.00

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Description

Jane Austen was as skilful with a needle as she was with a pen. This unique book from Jennie Batchelor and Alison Larkin 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 practical section includes 15 projects for modern items. The projects are divided into three chapters according to the item the 18th century pattern was originally intended for with patterns for different skill levels:

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.

Shipping Time

Please allow 7-14 days for orders placed within Australia and 3-4 weeks for international deliveries.

Additional Information

  • Product Type
  • Designer
    Jennie Batchelor & Alison Larkin
  • ISBN
    9781911624400
  • Publication
    Other
  • Dimensions
    24L × 20W × 2H (cm)
  • Weight
    .716kg

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