Miniature Embroidery: A Foundation Course
By Margaret Major
Miniature Embroidery provides a comprehensive introduction to the exquisite art of miniature embroidery. It covers everything you could possible need to know to practice this absorbing pastime.
There is a detailed advice on materials and equipment, guidance on ready embroidery charts and thorough instructions on mastering these popular stitched: Florentine work, half-cross stitch, running stitch, Rhodes stitch, cross stitch, backstitch (including blackwork), tent stitch and gobelin stitch.
The projects are beautiful counted-thread 1/12 scale items for the doll's house. There is also advice on how to design your own pieces.