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Punch Needle: Master the art of punch needling accessories for you and your home

Punch Needle: Master the art of punch needling accessories for you and your home

20 stylish and modern practical makes for your home.

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ISBN 9781787132788
Barcode 9781787132788
Published 30 April 2019 by Quadrille Publishing Ltd
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Khounnoraj, Arounna
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781787132788
ISBN-10 1787132781
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Quadrille Publishing Ltd
Imprint Quadrille Publishing Ltd
Publication Date 30 April 2019
International Publication Date 28 May 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Khounnoraj, Arounna
Category Needlework & Fabric Crafts
Knots, Splices & Ropework
Rug & Carpetmaking
Number of Pages 160
Dimensions Width: 201mm
Height: 253mm
Spine: 19mm
Weight 640g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Embroidery - Patterns, Textile crafts
NBS Text Handicrafts, Arts & Crafts
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 746.44043
Catalogue Code 955963

Description of this Book

There is a new craft on the scene and it goes by the name of punch needling. Although this craft has in fact been around for decades it is having a revival and recently been given a new face as modern makers are giving it a try. At the forefront of this movement is one of Canada's most sought after creatives, Arounna aka Bookhou, who has caused a social media sensation with the beautiful images and videos of her work. Through this book she will show you how to create your own floral and abstract designs as you master this craft from the basic stitches through to stylish collection of 20 homeware accessories to make. One of the most straightforward crafts to pick up - all you need is your hands, a ball of yarn, some fabric and a punch needle to start. Discover how to turn your work in to a stunning range of cushions, wall art, handy bags, pretty brooches and a impressive rug, complete with illustrated steps and inspirational project photography to inspire you to style your abode. Beginning with the basics, Arounna will also take you through the creative process as she shows you how develop and then translate your own designs into beautiful pieces to feature around your home. Each project includes a chart and clear steps to follow plus tips on how to best combine the different stitches to lovely effect. So once you have mastered the basics, you can begin to design your own creations... the possibilities are endless.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Arounna Khounnoraj is a Canadian artist and maker based in Toronto, where she emigrated with her family from Laos at the age of four. While her education includes a Masters in fine arts, it was through subsequent residencies that she found her current focus in fibre arts. In 2002 she started Bookhou, a multi-disciplinary studio with her husband John Booth, together they explore a variety of printing and embroidery techniques through making utilitarian objects such as bags, home goods and textiles.

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