Mountmellick Embroidery Inspired by Nature by Yvette Stanton

Cover of: Mountmellick Embroidery | Yvette Stanton

Published by Simon & Schuster Australia .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Hobbies/Crafts,
  • Crafts & Hobbies,
  • Crafts / Hobbies,
  • Crafts & Hobbies / Embroidery,
  • Needlework - Embroidery

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7719818M
ISBN 100684025760
ISBN 109780684025766

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This book has everything: stitch instructions and diagrams, review and sourcing of materials and beautiful projects complete with diagrams. Mountmellick Embroidery is a form of raised whitework using a melange of surface embroidery stitches/5(35).

This book has everything: stitch instructions and diagrams, review and sourcing of materials and beautiful projects complete with diagrams. Mountmellick Embroidery is a form of raised whitework using a melange of surface embroidery stitches/5(34).

The best book for the beginner to Mountmellick Embroidery is Mountmellick Embroidery: Inspired by Nature by Yvette Stanton which provides a detailed stitch dictionary and transferable projects.

Mountmellick Work provides a stitch dictionary but for those not already familiar with the embroidery stitches, it would be very difficult to learn /5(17). Really good beginners book. A lot of time is spent on the basics and many clear color phototgraphs detailing specific stitches.

Very good book if you're interested in Mountmellick embroidery. There are many pattern outlines in the back of the book so creating a /5(). Mountmellick Embroidery $ This book is a facsimile of a late 19th century English needlework magazine giving complete instructions for executing the whitework embroidery technique from Mountmellick.

Mountmellick Embroidery book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. candlewicking and white embroidery. Mountmellick Embroidery: Inspired by Nature by Yvette Stanton () on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Mountmellick Embroidery: Inspired by Nature by Yvette Stanton (). The Beginners Guide to Mountmellick book is a project book with step by step photos of how to transfer the Mountmellick designs onto the fabric, how to work the Mountmellick embroidery stitches and how to knit the fringe often used around Mountmellick accessories.

This is a great book to learn Mountmellick embroidery. Mountmellick embroidery originated in Mountmellick, Ireland. It is a whitework technique, traditionally worked on cotton sateen (which has a sheen) with matte cotton threads (no sheen).

The contrast between the fabric and the thread is part of the look of Mountmellick embroidery. Mountmellick Embroidery is unique as it is the only form of white on white embroidery from the Nineteenth Century which can claim to be entirely Irish in origin and design.

The introduction of Mountmellick Work (Embroidery) is credited to a Johanna Carter in when there was a worldwide revival in the art of lace making. Mountmellick embroidery- supplies, books & kits: Mountmellick embroidery originated in the village of Mountmellick in Ireland, it is part of the family of white-work embroidery.

It Mountmellick Embroidery book done with matt white cotton threads (Mountmellick threads) on a thick white satin also made of cotton. The embroidered works are then edged with knitted fringes. Books - Mountmellick Embroidery Threads Ribbons & Trims Stumpwork & Goldwork Whitework Heirloom Sewing Embroidery Essentials Hoops & Stands Embroidery Kits Books Beads Buttons, Charms & Treasures Silk Prints Lace - French & Guipure Display Boxes, Frames, Jewellery Bezels, Bell Pulls, Baskets & Urns Fabric, Felt & Blanketing Gifts Lamps.

Mountmellick embroidery is subtitled inspired by nature and the designs are from plant sources that originally grew in the area from which the work takes its name.

This is a fully revised and expanded version of the original book/5(6). Girls at the Quaker school were instructed in the embroidery work as a way to earn money for their books. Mountmellick Embroidery became a popular ladies hobby in the Victorian era, shifting from a source of income to a middle-class social pasttime.

Between and O'Keeffe, Regina, The Quakers of Mountmellick, FAS and the Mountmellick Development Association, Mountmellick, ; External links. History of Mountmellick embroidery.

Vetty Creations Links to Mountmellick embroidery information, websites, books and embroidery supplies. : Mountmellick Embroidery () by Stanton, Yvette; Scott, Prue and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(6).

If you’d like to give Mountmellick embroidery a try, I suggest starting with Pat Trott’s “Beginner’s Guide to Mountmellick Embroidery.” It’s very practical and down-to-earth. She’s got great suggestions for framing up your work for stitching, and a nice selection of authentic patterns and stitches.

The instructions in the book are. Introductory information explains what Mountmellick embroidery is, its rich history, and has examples of historical Mountmellick embroidery.; Chapter 1 contains step-by-step instructions (with diagrams and photos) for the embroidery stitches of Mountmellick.

The supplies needed to make your own Mountmellick embroidery are explained. This edition contains additional instructions for tricky. Mountmellick Embroidery: Inspired by Nature by Stanton, Yvette and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Following the publication of this book, Yvette was introduced to Mountmellick embroidery, and found that there was a lack of good information, so that decided what the next book was going to be about.

Her twin sister, Prue Scott, an accomplished botanical artist, was enlisted as co-author for "Mountmellick Embroidery: Inspired by Nature". Mountmellick Embroidery book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Mountmellick Embroidery: Inspired by Nature is a book of beautiful 4/5.

NOW FULLY REVISED AND EXPANDED Mountmellick embroidery is a highly texured form of whitework embroidery, originating from the town of Mountmellick in Ireland, around While it is sometimes referred to as Montmellick, Mt Mellick, Mountmellic, or even Montmellic, Mountmellick is the correct spelling as it is taken from the name of the town in.

Authentic Victorian Mountmellick Work - Embroidery Stitches Instructional Spiral Bound Book Republication Originally published in. Victorian and Dickensian Mountmellick Work & More. 35 richly textured embroidery stitches and 7 crochet patterns.

This item includes the following/5(). Mountmellick embroidery is a highly texured form of whitework embroidery, originating from the town of Mountmellick in Ireland, around While it is sometimes referred to as Montmellick, Mt Mellick, Mountmellic, or even Montmellic, Mountmellick is the correct spelling as it is taken from the name of the town in County Laois (pronounced.

Mountmellick Embroidery book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Mountmellick is a style of embroidery dating from around and /5(6).

Great stitch instructions for Mountmellick and other Whitework embroidery are in Contemporary Whitework (A). A-Z of Whitework Book 1 Surface Embroidery (N) has a wonderful series of photographs for the Mountmellick and cable plait stitch. FINISHING TECHNIQUES.

The Museum has many of these books in their collection. More recently specialised books by Jane Houston-Almqvist, Sandra Counahan and Yvette Stanton have made Mountmellick Embroidery accessible to a wider audience. Handcrafts in general have gained popularity across the world and Mountmellick Embroidery is now enjoying popularity once again.

If you'd like to give Mountmellick embroidery a try, I suggest starting with Pat Trott's "Beginner's Guide to Mountmellick Embroidery." It's very practical and down-to-earth.

She's got great suggestions for framing up your work for stitching, and a nice selection of authentic patterns and stitches. The instructions in the book are very easy to. Very thoroughly researched book on Mountmellick embroidery. The stitch instructions are not as clear as perhaps they could be.

Beginner's Guide to Mountmellick Embroidery By Pat Trott Publisher: Search Press, ISBN: X. A basic introduction to Mountmellick embroidery, showing 13 stitches and more contemporary style designs.

- Mountmellick embroidery is a highly textured form of whitework embroidery, originating from the town of Mountmellick in Ireland, around Mountmellick embroidery uses floral motifs and heavily knotted and padded stitches.

At. - Mountmellick embroidery is a style of whitework embroidery that comes from the town of Mountmellick in Ireland. It is floral embroidery, featuring the plants that grow along the river that flows through the town.

See more ideas about Whitework, Embroidery, Floral embroidery pins. The Mountmellick Corner Design is an Irish white work hand embroidery technique in which heavy white cotton threads are used to work surface embroidery stitches creating a floral design on a heavy cotton satin jean fabric, which has a smooth and satin surface.

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The Mountmellick embroidery style is named after the town Mountmellick in Ireland. The style was first developed around The town was already known for its linen and cotton milling. The local women found an income for producing this style of embroidery.

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It's almost a love affair at first sight. Mountmellick embroidery is basically a form of textured white work inspired by nature. The designs are usually floral and based on plants that grew in the local Mountmellick area. The diagrams and instructions make for very easy reading and to Reviews: Jul 3, - Beginner's Guide to Mountmellick Embroidery available at Australian Needle Arts.

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Mountmellick embroidery uses floral motifs and heavily knotted and padded stitches. The plants featured are traditionally those that grew in the township of Mountmellick itself, such as oak, blackberry, dog rose, and ivy.

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