EMBROIDERED GARDEN FLOWERS
KAJUKO AOKI [Shambhala Publications]
Whether you intend to actually stitch the stunning botanical motifs in this book or not, it’s worth buying to browse through as the designs won’t fail to inspire. The motifs include 63 flower varieties. From pansies and lilies-of-the-valley to poppies, zinnias and campanulas, there are detailed instructions for anyone itching to recreate them to embellish a project.