All Our Yesterdays Cross Stitch Collection : 33 Charming Designs from Bygone Days
Faye Whittaker's All Our Yesterdays cross stitch designs are among DMC Creative World's best-selling kits; an ever-popular licence that has been running for ten years. The 33 nostalgic designs depict charming images of bygone days, and reflect upon the pleasure and excitement of childhood and occasions from the turn of the 20th century. This title includes clear colour charts and photographs, easy-to-follow stitching instructions and inspiring project ideas for adapting the designs. Faye's original watercolours are featured throughout, alongside nostalgic rhymes and sayings that will evoke memories of bygone days. DMC Creative World is a worldwide textile company established in France over 250 years ago and now has subsidiaries throughout the world. It has built a reputation for excellence in the global needlecraft market and specialises in hand embroidery products, threads, fabrics and kits.
- Paperback | 112 pages
- 216 x 280 x 10mm | 467g
- 26 Jan 2008
- DAVID & CHARLES
- Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
- Illustrations, unspecified
Table of contents
Introduction; Basic Materials and Techniques; 1 Into the Blue; 2 Boat Race; 3 Countryside Charms; 4 Our Best Friend; 5 Schoolyard Games; 6 Fun At The Beach; 7 And So To Bed; 8 Boating Fun; 9 The Fun of the Fair; 10 Christmas Wonders; Finishing and Making Up; DMC Fabrics, Threads and Kits; Alphabet Charts; Acknowledgments; Suppliers; Index.
About Faye Whittaker
Faye Whittaker has been painting for over 40 years and has become one of the most sought after watercolourists in Britain today. Her All Our Yesterdays collection now consists of over 100 designs and can be found on products worldwide, including cross stitch kits. Faye lives in Brighton, Sussex.