Signed Embroidery book Professional Embroidery: Stitching by Design

by The Vintage Hart

This book is the result of over three decades of embroidery experience. It is a brand new, hardback book, first edition, signed by the author. See more about it at

So many folks at trade shows and in email asked me to come home with I decided to do just that in book form.
I have written what I teach at trade shows and share at my Embroidery Line ( into an easy to read text book about the practice of embroidery application. Filled with "Irish stories" to make the reading and learning fun, it has become a favorite and must have for hundreds of embroiderers.

This is a book about the stitching side of embroidery. Have at your fingertips all you ever need to know about bobbins, thread, needles, backing, hooping, placement, machine troubleshooting, mixed media, cap embroidery, making patches and more!

Professional Embroidery: Stitching by Design is the title of the second book. Complete stitching blueprints at your fingertips, a perfect companion to Professional Embroidery: Business by Design, you will learn about:

Needles, thread and backing;
Correct hooping techniques;
Process and production;
Presentation and shipping;
Fixing and finishing;
Fabric terms and explanations;
Multi-media and specialty stitching;
Colors and light;
Patches, pre-prints and non-wearables;
The dance of the thread (how a stitch is formed);
Seeking out new markets including corporate stores, schools and other markets;
Adding employees and sales representatives;
Maintenance and why it is important;
Learn troubleshooting and how to tell if problems are machine or design related...
and more!

Notes pages let you keep track of what works for you and make the book truly your own!

Be ready to provide stellar embroidery for your customers with the information in Professional Embroidery: Stitching by Design!
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