Crewel Embroidery by Erica Wilson Illustrations by Vladimir Kagan Charles 1962 Scribner's Sons

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Step into the world of needlework with Erica Wilson's "Crewel Embroidery," a 1962 classic published by Charles Scribner's Sons. This hardcover guide packed full of comprehensive instructions, patterns, and step-by-step tutorials tailored for both beginners and advanced embroiderers. 

Illustrated by Vladimir Kagan, this book is a treasure trove of crewel embroidery knowledge, featuring vivid photos and illustrations that bring each design to life.

Book Insights:

  • Title: Crewel Embroidery
  • Author: Erica Wilson
  • Illustrator: Vladimir Kagan
  • Publication Year: 1962
  • Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
  • Format: Hardcover with dust jacket
  • Pages: 153
  • Dimensions: 7 3/4" x 10 1/2"
  • Condition: Good condition, with wear on the dust jacket and slight discolorations on the cover. The interior pages are like new. Scroll in and view the photos.

Why You'll Love It:

  1. Comprehensive Guide: From basic stitches to advanced techniques, Erica Wilson covers all you need to master crewel embroidery.
  2. Beautifully Illustrated: Vladimir Kagan's illustrations complement Wilson's instructions, making every project accessible and enjoyable.
  3. Inspiration Galore: Packed with photos and patterns, this book will inspire your next needlework project and help refine your embroidery skills.

Embark on Your Embroidery Journey:

"Crewel Embroidery" by Erica Wilson is not just a book; it's your passport to exploring the rich and intricate world of needlework. Perfect for crafters looking to begin or enhance their embroidery journey, this guide promises to be a cherished resource in your crafting library.


This vintage item has been previously owned and loved, showing signs of wear typical for its age. Please refer to the provided photos for details on its condition. For further inquiries or more photos, do not hesitate to ask.


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