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Melinda Coss

Autor(a) de The Complete Book of Embroidery

50 Works 1,030 Membros 7 Reviews

About the Author

Melinda Coss is a prolific writer, consultant, entrepreneur and guru on all things soap making. She is the author of 30 books on various crafts including Handmade Soap Book, Updated Second Edition. Having built and sold her own handmade soap company, Melinda now runs courses and business mostrar mais consultancy programmes for new soap and skin care entrepreneurs. She has also helped 10 set up three social soap making enterprises in Africa. mostrar menos

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Obras de Melinda Coss

The Handmade Soap Book (1998) 89 cópias
The Disney Book of Knitting (1987) 65 cópias
Cat Knits (1988) 61 cópias
Folk Knits (1990) 54 cópias
Floral Needlepoint (1991) 45 cópias
Knitting With Mohair (1988) 40 cópias
Knitting With Cotton (1988) 38 cópias
Disney Knits (1987) 31 cópias
Gourmet Soaps (2001) 26 cópias
Needlework Masterpieces (1994) 26 cópias
The Cross-Stitch Garden (1995) 22 cópias
The Needlepoint Collection (1995) 19 cópias
Cross Stitch Collection (1995) 19 cópias
Big Softies Great Designer (1992) 18 cópias
Floral Cross Stitch (1993) 13 cópias
Natural Soap (2013) 12 cópias
Art Deco Knits (1990) 12 cópias
The DMC Book of Embroidery (1996) 11 cópias
Wild Animal Knits (1994) 9 cópias
Cross Stitch Souvenirs (1997) 7 cópias
The Cross Stitch House (1994) 6 cópias
Fantasy Horses CSB 52 (1990) 2 cópias
De tuin in kruissteek (1998) 2 cópias
Kruisteek Vir Die Huis (1998) 1 exemplar(es)
EL LIBRO DEL JABÓN ARTESANAL (2016) 1 exemplar(es)
Mes recettes de savon (2011) 1 exemplar(es)
Granddaughter's Poem 1 exemplar(es)
Blue Ribbon Horses (Cross Stitch) (1993) 1 exemplar(es)
Backyard Birdhouses 1 exemplar(es)
Ecology Counts CSB-61 (1990) 1 exemplar(es)
WATERSCAPES (1993) 1 exemplar(es)


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CathyLockhart | Sep 30, 2022 |
I'm not a great knitter but I made the Cat Tea Cozy from this book and it turned out beautifully. I didn't knit for a long time so I gave the book away. Now I'm back knitting again and wish I still had it.
gypsysmom | Aug 20, 2017 |
A good book for the beginner, it has an excellent stitch library with projects for each family of stitches. Special sections for crewel, ribbon embroidery and bead embroidery contain not only instructions, but many motifs which can be copied. There isn't much here, however, for people who already have beginning skills and good stitch libraries.
aulsmith | Dec 14, 2010 |
This isn't really a book of folk knits. Rather it is a book of intarsia sweaters and coats based on "folk" design motifs. It retains that 80's tendency to oversized sweaters, but others are shaped, and the "Indian summer jacket and leggings" on page 61 is spectacular--no wonder, because it was based on a West Indian theatre costume by Erté. (I wonder if she means western India?) The Japanese print coat has nice motifs but is otherwise like the infamous blanket with sleeves. Same with the kabuki sweater. Several designs have beads, but I think they are sewn on rather than knitted in. Sizing runs small.… (mais)
IreneF | outras 2 resenhas | Mar 17, 2009 |

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