Sterling Publishing-Batsford Books: Slow Stitch. Sometimes less is more- and quality is more important than quantity. See how to slow down and experience more joy by trying simple techniques based on traditional practice; reusing and reinventing materials and limiting equipment. Author: Claire Wellesley-Smith. Hardcover, 128 pages. Published Year: 2015. ISBN 978-1-84994-299-7. Imported.