Seasonal Flower Embroidery

A Year of Stitching Wild Blooms and Botanicals

By Kazuko Aoki

- Paperback
Pages: 112
Size: 8.25 x 10.125
ISBN: 9781611808926

Journey to a Tokyo flower shop in this seasonal exploration of charming botanicals and delicate floral landscapes.

Stitch your way through the seasons with a bit of thread, a needle, and a small swatch of fabric. Follow along with textile artist Kazuko Aoki as she welcomes you to Gente Flower Shop in Tokyo, a stunning backdrop from a gardening stitcher’s dreams. From meadow flowers to garden baskets, fresh berries, and wreaths, the more than twenty-five motifs included here are delicate, down-to-earth, and whimsical—mixing materials and stitching techniques to create depth and life in each design. Featuring simple sewing instructions for patches, totes, pins, purses, and more, Aoki skillfully shows stitchers that your every floral embroidery can always find the right home.

With stunning photographs, clear step-by-step instructions, and detailed diagrams, Seasonal Flower Embroidery is an inspiring and playful guide for gardeners and embroidery enthusiasts of all levels.