Mariska Karasz

Adventures in Stitches


Quite possibly the cutest embroidery book there is, Adventures in Stitches encourages readers to get experimental with their stitched creations. Organized by type of stitch (flat, basket, detached, etc.), and full of sweet illustrations, it proves the abundance of creative embroidery paths which can be taken. Includes an insightful guide regarding preparatory details to consider when starting a new project (selecting a background, thread fibers, colors, etc.)

Hard cover with illustrations in both color and black and white throughout, as well as some black and white photographs.

Edition: 1949.

Condition: Fantastic vintage condition. Pages are all crisp and intact in a beautiful aged yellow.

Measures ~11"x9".