Simply Stitched with Embroidery: Create Artful Motifs for Purses and More (Paperback)
  • Simply Stitched with Embroidery: Create Artful Motifs for Purses and More (Paperback)

Simply Stitched with Embroidery: Create Artful Motifs for Purses and More (Paperback)

2 Reviews Sign in to write a review
Paperback 104 Pages / Published: 19/06/2020
  • In stock


  • This item has been added to your basket

Beloved Japanese embroidery artist, Yumiko Higuchi's freshest collection of motifs, is showcased here on a variety of purses, wallets, and bags.

Inside, you'll find an assortment of simple, folk-inspired floral and animal designs stitched in Yumiko's signature style, as well nine lovely bag patterns inspired by the motifs. Beautiful step-by-step photos clearly explain Yumiko Higuchi's favourite techniques for sewing bags, installing metal purse clasps, and making pompom and tassel embellishments.

Use these lovely embroidery motifs to make stunning, one-of-a-kind bags, or be inspired to design your own unique projects.

Publisher: World Book Media
ISBN: 9781940552460
Number of pages: 104
Weight: 446 g
Dimensions: 260 x 210 x 8 mm


Japanese embroidery, to me, is always so beautifully delicate, and this book showcases the art of embroidery to perfection.

I love the folk art designs that adorn the bag and purse projects and the flamingos are my absolute favourite.

There is a pattern sheet included, so the designs can be traced to your fabric and along with the written instructions for each project, there are drawings to help guide you.

There is a lot of technique help and tips to give your project a perfect finish.

The designs will inspire you to create your own unique and personal style, and can be used to decorate cushions clothes and so much more.

-- Tracy Shephard * Postcard Reviews *

The Japanese embroidery artist returns with a new collection of embroidery motifs, beautifully showcased in a range of purses. Higuchi's simple folk-inspired motifs of flora and fauna make for attractive, contemporary repeat patterns or quirky one-off designs that will satisfy even the experienced embroiderer. Step-by-step instructions for embroidering and making up the purses, plus a pull out pattern sheet, complete the line-up.

* Embroidery magazine - Nov-Dec 2020 *

You may also be interested in...

The Nani Iro Sewing Studio
Added to basket
Garden Stitch Life
Added to basket
Embroidered Kitchen Garden
Added to basket
Simply Stitched
Added to basket
The Purse Clasp Book
Added to basket
Simply Stitched with Applique
Added to basket

“Pretty designs, perhaps not for the beginner”

This book has instructions how to make a clasp purse, with a selection of pretty designs to embroider on fabric, before turning into a purse. The embroidered purses in the book are certainly very beautiful, and the... More

Paperback edition
Helpful? Upvote 1

“Simply Elegant!”

This book is full of simply beautiful designs. The simplicity of the designs creates beautifu purses. My particular favourites are Woodland Holiday, Butterflies and Floweres and Flower Medallions. This book take... More

Paperback edition
Helpful? Upvote 0

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.