Inspirations - Embroidery Magazine from Australia, Issue #111, Sweet Stitches
Inspirations issue #111, year of publishing: 2021.
The publishers say,
"We’ve filled this issue with gorgeous projects in a range of favorite needlework styles. Following on from her popular Catherine de’ Medici design in issue 107, Maria Rita Faleri has created a stunning cushion cover featuring stylized birds and finished with hand-knotted tassels."
Wonderful projects ideal for decorating your home and creating perfect gifts for those you treasure. Published by Insprations Studios, Australia. The following projects re included in this issue:
Revival by Brenda SortwellLarge hexagon box topped with glorious autumn colours in crewel embroidery, with matching needle box and scissor sheath
The Hedgerow by Kay DennisDelightful stumpwork panel of hedgerow fruits and flowers, visited by a delicate butterfly and ladybird
Natural Wonder by Maria Rita FaleriCatherine de’ Medici cushion cover featuring enchanting bird motifs and finished with hand-knotted tassels
Macaron Magic by Merrilyn WhittleCute macaron purses in four colourways showcasing Japanese-style bead embroidery
Shaker Spool Box by Betsy MorganHandy counted thread box for sewing thread spools with places for scissors, needles and an emery
Interlude by Di KirchnerStunning crewel cushion featuring vibrant fruits and acorns
Button Bouquets by Pat OlskiBeautiful Dorset buttons enhance a pincushion and tape measure cover worked with timeless cross stitch
Angel's Breath by Taetia McEwenPretty ribbon and velvet flowers are combined to decorate a lampshade and wreath
This magazine also include 3 interesting articles.
Dimentions: 9'x 11 3/4", 94 pages+ a liftout pattern sheet with full size templates.
All the techniques are presented in step-by step fashion with detailed descriptions of materials, how-tos, and all the steps, accompanied by close-up highest quality pictures. See examples on photos. Also, a liftout pattern sheet with full scale templates is included.
This magazine is a wonderful exercise in embroidery excellence! Have it and enjoy stitching!