This book includes step by step concise written instructions, along with clear illustrations, for more than 70 of Sue's favorite stitches. Included are close up, color, photographic examples of each of the stitches used. The beginning of 'Creative Stitching' gives you a detailed look into the needles and threads Sue uses, and throughout the book are color photographs of Sue's work. Published December 2017, this revised second edition includes over 20 new stitches, new highly detailed illustrations and photographs, a new chapter 'Stitch Variations', an updated chapter 'Needles & Threads'. The perfect small size for quick reference anywhere, it is spiral bound to stay open to the page you are using. It has an alphabetical index in the back of the book along with a category breakdown of stitches in the front which allows you to choose a stitch by the effect you are looking for. The second edition of Creative Stitching is the must have book for you to begin creating highly embellished, textural pieces of art.