Flowers have always been a rich source of inspiration for embroiderers and this issue pays tribute to the beautiful blooms that grace our gardens. The stunning projects that feature in this floral edition include a spectacular Elizabethan masterpiece by Susan O?Connor, a glorious quilt embroidered with roses, hollyhocks, daisies and lavender by Kris Richards, a needlebook and needlecase embellished with ribbons and roses by Julie Graue, plus so much more?
Front page stories include an in depth interview with leading Korean embroiderer Young Yang Chung, ?The Story of a Lace Parasol? by world-renowned embroiderer and author Catherine Barley. We also announce the winners of the Inspirations Flower Power competition!