Vintage book, Brand New 1973
Creative Stitches by Edith John. This book introduces over 200 creative stitches. Among the 239 stitches are flat, chained, looped, knotted, couching, and machine stitches in variations as looped Portuguese Stem, Chained Roumanian, Long Armed Smyrna Stitch, Barred Chain, Undulating Wheatear, Crossed Wing Stitch, Triple Herringbone,etc. Twenty photographs of completed projects show creative stitches in use. This book will help the beginner or experienced needleworker to explore new areas with creative stitches.