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Crewel Embroidery

Crewel embroidery is surface embroidery using wool and a variety of different embroidery stitches creating a slightly raised feature on the fabric.

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What is Crewel Embroidery?

This articles explains crewel embroidery. Wikipedia

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Beginner's Guide to Crewel Embroidery

The author shows you how to embroider a selection of beautiful designs using twelve basic stitches. by Jane Rainbow - Paperback - Published 1999 Affiliate Link to Amazon

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Crewel & Surface Embroidery

Floral designs. by Trish Burr - Paperback - Published 2008 Affiliate Link to Amazon

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A-Z of Crewel Embroidery

Presented in an easy to use style, this book is overflowing with hundreds of step-by-step photographs and invaluable hints for creating over 16 original designs. by Country Bumpkin - Paperback - Published 2015

Basics - Crewel Embroidery (Video)

A video on the introduction to crewel embroidery. You Tube



Crewel Embroidery

An article with history, supplies and technique. Nordic Needle

Crewel Stitches - Basic Crewel Stitch Vocabulary

Stem Stitch, Satin Stitch, Chain Stitch, Buttonhole Stitch, French Knot, Seed Stitch, Trellis and Couching, and Long and Short Stitches. Talliaferro

Crewel Stitches - Five Crewel Stitches

More than the basic stitches, this site has the Detatched Buttonhole Stitch, Van Dyke Stitch, Stem Stitch Filling, Couched Filling Stitch, Braid Stitch Bella Online

The Crewel Work Company

The Crewel Work Company are crewel work specialists - designer, tutor, author, Phillipa Turnbull researches designs in Castles and Country Houses throughout the UK to create crewel work kits in the style that she and her many followers enjoy. Learn more and purchase crewel kits. The Crewel Work Company










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