Chinese Embroidery: An Illustrated Stitch Guide
written by Shao Xiaocheng
Betterlink Press | ISBN 9781602200159
Paperback – 152 pages
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This book gives a brief history of Chinese embroidery, different schools in different ages, their styles, knowledge about selection, collection and preservation of embroidered articles. It also explains and analyzes over twenty kinds of needlework for Chinese embroidery with exquisite pictures and detailed words, teaches comprehensive application of these basic skills and presents twenty embroidered pieces for daily use and exquisite handicrafts.