Thread Folk: A Modern Makers Book of Embroidery Projects and Artist Collaborations
Thread Folk is a modern refresh of an age-old craft. Author Libby Moore teaches basic stitches and how to choose materials, and shares original patterns with easy-to-remove perforated pages. Thread Folk includes:
• 15 embroidery projects with step-by step instructions & modern patterns • 14 different stitches, from straight stitch to lazy daisy
• Techniques to stitch on clothes, shoes, tote bags and pillows
Thread Folk also features Artist Collaborations, a series of projects based on the curated artwork of several distinctive, talented artists, including clothing designer Audrey Smit, and illustrators Alli Koch and Lauren Merrick.
Libby Moore is the embroidery artist behind Thread Folk, with a thriving Etsy shop and Instagram following. Libby started by embroidering portraits, and now creates her own unique patterns. She lives with her husband and four boys on the Central Coast of NSW, Australia.