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Pulled Thread Work by Giuliana Buonpadre

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Retina di Fondo (Pulled Thread Work) by Giuliana Buonpadre is the first volume in her collection of ten books devoted to exquisite needlework.

This volume focuses on pulled thread embroidery techniques, with some drawn thread techniques and other stitches used to embellish pulled & drawn thread embroidery.

Like Giuliana's other works, this book takes the reader through practicing the patterns of pulled thread embroidery, with diagrams and photos of finished samples, with details explanations of working the techniques.

These techniques are used widely in whitework embroidery and other types of surface embroidery. There are a number of projects in the book for further practice.

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