Recommended Books

Embroidery

Dictionary of Embroidery StitchesMary Thomas – 1993

Goldwork: Techniques, Projects and Pure Inspiration – Hazel Everett – 2011

Bead Embroidery – stitch samples – Yasuko Endo – 2012

Heirloom Stitching

Fine Machine Sewing: Easy Ways to Get the Look of Hand Finishing and Embellishing – Carol Ahles – 2003

Heirloom Machine Sewing for Quilters – Susan Stewart – 2007

How to Create an Heirloom Quilt: Learn Over 30 Machine Techniques to Build a Beautiful Quilt – Pauline Ineson – 2010

Quilting and Patchwork

Scrapmania: More Quick-Pieced Scrap Quilts – Sally Scheinder – 1994

That Perfect Stitch – Roxanne McElroy – 1997

Quilt Designs from Decorative Floor Tiles: 25 Fabulous Quilt Patterns – Christine Porter – 2003

1000 Great Quilting Stitch Patterns – Louise Roberts – 2004 or 2006

Compendium of Quiltmaking Techniques – Susan Briscoe – 2008

Sewing Machines

The Sewing Machine Attachment Handbook – Charlene Phillips – 2009 (for vintage attachments)

The Sewing Machine Accessory Bible – Wendy Gardener – 2011 (for modern accessories)

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s