This book features sections on basic supplies and requirements, stitches and techniques and projects, ranging from dimensional framed pieces to functional items all with clear, easy to read instructions, illustrations, and color photographs. Explore the fundamentals of the enchanting goldwork embroidery along with the detailed and three dimensional designs of stumpwork with detailed photographs and stitch instructions. Projects range from dazzling Jacobean inspired traditional designs to whimsical and fancy stumpwork pieces. This book is a must-have for those wishing to explore the possibilities of these two elegant and decadent techniques. 136 pages, softcover.