Search Press-A-Z Of Whitework. Whitework is white on white embroidery where the texture of the stitchery creates the beauty and interest. This book contains over 1,000 step photographs that show surface stitchery and cutwork from Ayrshire to tambour work, taking in candlewicking, Madeira and Mountmellick along the way. Softcover; 128 pages. Published Year: 2015. ISBN 978-1-78221-179-2. Imported.