COLLINS & BROWN PUBLISHING-The Gentle Art Of Stitching: 40 Projects Inspired By Everyday Beauty. With an emphasis on Jane Brocket's 'gentle' approach to craft, this book celebrates the simple act of sewing. Over 40 projects will teach you how to make simple yet stylish pieces for your home. Whatever you choose to make-from quilts and samplers to needlepoint pin cushions and stitched greeting cards-Jane's unique take on sewing will ensure that the creative process is as enjoyable as the satisfaction found in the finished product. With techniques as varied as Japanese sashiko, quilting, traditional cross stitch and reimagining the 'crinoline lady', there is something here for every keen stitcher. Author: Jane Brocket. Hardcover, 160 pages. Published 2012. Imported.