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I love my dog embroidery : 380 stitch motifs for dog moms and dads / Oksana Kokovkina.
Publication Information:
Beverly : Quarry Books, 2018.
Physical Description:
1 volume : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 28 cm


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746.44041 KOK Book Adult General Collection

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I Love My Dog Embroidery is a collection of 380 adorable dog-themed stitch motifs for pooch parents and their beloved fur babies, with project ideas, how-tos, and templates.

Created by embroidery artist MakikoArt and six other amazing embroidery artists, this "dog fanciful" collection of stitch motifs celebrates all things canine . With this lovely embroidery guide, you can create all manner of pups, including:

The sweet Labrador retriever, fluffy poodle, noble German shepherd, and many others Dogs doing what they do best--classic poses, postures, and tricks--like "roll over," "give me your paw," and the ever-popular "rub my tummy" Pooches disguised as people--the farmer, the artist, the businessman--and who can resist the sneaky but lovable mailman? Mutts in different styles and shapes, including borders, frames, and alphabets

You'll also find guidance on how to customize a motif to fit your favorite Fido , plus a gallery of project ideas for showcasing your stitches. So grab a needle and floss and take everything in your home and wardrobe from drab to double-dog fabulous!

With designs contributed by:
Chloe Redfern Embroidery / Chloe Redfern
How Could You? Clothing / Mia Alexi
Insanitynice / Valentina Castillo Mora
Miho Starling / mipomipo handmade
Solipandi / Anja Lehmann
Stitch People / Elizabeth Dabczynski

Author Notes

Oksana Kokovkina --better known to her fans as MakikoArt --is a textile artist and jewelry designer noted for her naive and whimsical animal embroidery motifs, especially her hand-stitched custom pet portrait brooches. Born in St. Petersburg, she currently lives in Vienna, Austria.