Lifestyle Books-Classic And Vintage Stitches. The ultimate source book for stitchwork practitioners. Inside you will find 245 embroidery stitches photographed close-up, accompanied by stitch- by-stitch instructions, hundreds of illustrations and meticulous charts and diagrams. Twenty-four projects offer practice on every kind of embroidery. Author: Karen Hemingway. Softcover, 176 pages. Published Year: 2016. ISBN 978-1-5048-0056-3. Imported.