365 Days of Stitches
How to Create a Personal Embroidery Journal
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- Publication Date: October 17, 2023
- Imprint: Abrams Books
- Trim Size: 8 3⁄4 x 8 3⁄4
- ISBN: 9781419769771
- Page Count: 128
- Illustrations: 100 color images
- Rights: North American English
Embroider a motif each day and create a personal stitch journal to commemorate your year with this modern approach to the art of embroidery
Commemorate everything from milestones to simple pleasures by hand-embroidering a symbolic motif each day, creating a stitch journal along the way. With detailed stitching instructions, stitched examples, and helpful advice on choosing floss colors, 365 Days of Stitches provides readers with the tools to jumpstart a daily embroidery practice. Featuring more than 1,000 illustrated motifs, ranging from beach-day themes with palm trees and popsicles to cozy holiday themes with snow globes and mistletoe, crafters of all levels can use this book to create inspired stitch journals full of personal memories and exciting achievements.
With guidance from expert embroiderer Steph Arnold, readers will learn—or enhance—embroidery skills and stitch techniques using the book’s colorful collection of appealing motifs and templates. Set aside time for yourself each day with this new approach to mindfulness and commemorate events both large and small into a beautiful and unique stitched journal.
About the author
Steph Arnold is the founder of the UK-based embroidery kit business Oh Sew Bootiful. After experiencing the positive effect embroidery had on mood and creativity, Arnold started her business in 2016 to help others discover the mindful art of embroidery. Find her embroidery kits at www.ohsewbootiful.com and join her 18,300 followers @ohsewbootiful on Instagram.