Simply Stitched with Applique – Yumiko Higuchi

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Simply Stitched with Applique – Yumiko Higuchi

22,95

Simply Stitched with Applique – Yumiko Higuchi

Embroidery artist Yumiko Higuchi offers modern makers a fresh new spin on her beloved designs by combining embroidery stitches with hand appliqué. Learn how to use felt, cotton, and linen to create beautifully layered designs full of texture and contrast, then embellish with just a handful of basic embroidery stitches. With over 30 motifs inspired by nature, you’ll find designs for hydrangeas, sunflowers, lilacs, tulips, poppies, birds, bees, strawberries, and more. Use these motifs to create any of the sophisticated bags, pincushions, coasters, tea towels, and wall art projects included in the book, or be inspired to design your own.

Step-by-step color photos illustrate Higuchi’s favorite tips and techniques for transferring designs, appliquéing motifs, and embellishing with embroidery stitches. Full-size templates and easy-to-follow instructions are included for each design, so you can get started stitching straight away.

Full of beautiful photos and simple, yet striking designs, Simply Stitched with Appliqué is an endless source of inspiration, making it a must-have for every stitcher, quilter, and modern maker.

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Yumiko Higuchi was born in 1975 and lives in Tokyo.

After graduating from Tama Art University, Yumiko worked as a handmade bag designer. Yumiko was absorbed in the joy of embroidery and started creating activities in 2008 as an embroidery artist. He has published numerous works on websites and blogs. The work is done by hand, from design to embroidery and finishing. The aim is to create works that are unique to Yumiko Higuchi, regardless of the traditional expression of embroidery.

Yumiko has written many books on Embroidery including Zakka Embroidery but also Embroidered Botanicals, Year of Embroidery, and Simply Stitched.

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