Bargello- Geraldine Cosentino An introduction to the art of Bargello, illustrated in full colour. Easy to follow instructions cover all the essentials from basic stitches and patterns to finishing and sewing techniques. Beginning and experienced needleworkers alike will be intrigued by the exciting designs including homeware and accessories.
A Visual Introduction to Bucks Point Lace- Geraldine Stott A clear and comprehensive guide with 40 patterns, arranged in order of difficulty, each presenting a few new techniques presented both diagrammatically and with simple written instructions explaining each new step. Each pattern has actual-size pricking and a photograph of the finished lace.
Picture It in Cross Stitch- Jo Verso A classic book with a fantastic library of images to create heirloom pieces of cross stitch. Use the simple instructions and patterns to make the samples featured, or use the techniques to make your own designs.
Nature by Martin Storey using Bamboo Soft & Luxury Cotton DK A range of 16 garment and accessory patterns designed to be knitted in bamboo and cotton yarn. This collection features floral motifs in summer colours, lace trims and delicate cables. Pretty knits for lazy days.
The Bargello Embroidery Book- J&P Coats With designs from The Needlecraft Design Centre, Glasgow- this collection of patterns gives a great introduction to Bargello embroidery, also known as Florentine Stitch. With a range of projects including a cushion cover and a glasses case- there is something to tempt everyone into Bargello embroidery.