The Royal School of Needlework Book of Embroidery


A guide to essential stitches, techniques and projects.

This book brings together all the material from the RSN's Essential Guide Series, covering crewelwork, canvaswork, blackwork, silk shading, goldwork, stumpwork, whitework and bead embroidery. These books are written by RSN Graduate Apprentices who each spend three years at the RSN learning techniques and then applying them in the RSN studio, working on pieces from the collection or on customers' contemporary and historic pieces.