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Gumnut Yarns does not supply any of these books. They are generally available through Needlework and Craft shops, book shops or the publishers.

These books are generally available through Needlework and Craft shops, book shops or the publishers.

Crewel and Surface Embroidery

"Trish Burr has broken boundaries with her unique sense of colour and shading by interpreting a mix of thread painting and Australian wool embroidery. With clear illustrations and step-by-step instructions, the 17 achievable projects use the minimum of stitches to create exciting effects"

One project uses only Gumnut Yarns threads

Published by Sally Milner Publishing Pty Ltd
© Trish Burr

The Wool Embroidery Collection

Gail Rogers has used a wide range of silks and wools to create a collection of colourful projects to tempt the embroiderer.
Detailed instructions for projects such as wildflower and baby blankets and exotically embroidered vests.
Gumnut Yarns threads used include a wide range of 2-ply crewel wool 'BLOSSOMS' and kid mohair 'TULIPS'

Published by Sally Milner Publishing Pty Ltd
© Gail Rogers

The Worlds Most Beautiful Embroidered Blankets

'This book features 11 glorious blankets designed and stitched by the world's leading embroiderers'

Step-by-step instructions are given to create each blanket. many use a vast range of threads, including

  • stranded silk 'STARS'
  • perlé silk 'BUDS'
  • silk/wool 'POPPIES'
  • 1-ply fine wool 'DAISIES'
  • kid mohair 'TULIPS'
  • 2-ply crewel wool 'BLOSSOMS'

Cover reproduced with permission of the publisher
© Country Bumpkin Publications

Thread Painting - Bunnies in my garden

Jenny McWhinney gives detailed instructions to each of her 12 bunny panels. each panel depicts a busy bunny in the garden - potting, pruning, watering etc. A wide range of hand-dyed Gumnut Yarns threads are used -

  • 1-ply fine wool 'DAISIES'
  • Stranded silk 'STARS'
  • perlé silk 'BUDS'
  • silk/wool 'POPPIES'

Published by Sally Milner Publishing Pty Ltd
©Jenny McWhinney

Little Book of Wool and Silk Embroidery

Jenny Bradford's book details many small projects and designs with a floral feel.  It predominately uses Gumnut Yarns 1-ply fine wool 'DAISIES' and stranded silk 'STARS'.

A beautiful gem to acquire for yourself or as a gift for a special friend.

Published by Sally Milner Publishing Pty Ltd
©Jenny Bradford

An Encyclopedia of Wool Embroidery

Merrilyn Heazlewood uses 58 Gumnut Yarns 2-ply crewel wool 'BLOSSOMS' and 'GEMSTONES' in her latest book of designs and projects of herbs, grasses & flowers.

Published by Merriwood Press Pty Ltd , Tasmania, Australia
©Merrilyn Heazlewood

A-Z of Wool Embroidery

A treasure trove of stitches, hints and designs for beginners and beyond. Gumnut Yarns crewel wool 'BLOSSOMS' on the cover must tempts any embroiderer.

Published by © Country Bumpkin Publications

Take the Teacher Home

The first of a series of easily accessible embroidery classes on DVD has been released by sisters Bev Tully and Jan Bergman.

Instructions for two projects are given

  • A Cottage Garden
  • Australian Natives

 

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