Bead Embroidery Chinese Style

A delicate craft that has been handed down for thousands of years, bead embroidery was popular among the aristocrats in China's imperial courts and is an important element of modern haute couture, wedding dresses, and other accessories.

A step-by-step guide to 25 unique embroidery designs, “Bead Embroidery Chinese Style” incorporates traditional Chinese design elements, including landscape paintings, bird and flower motifs, and famous poems. Projects are both beautiful and useful and are simple enough for embroidery beginners.

  • Author: Han Yu
  • 184 pages, hardcover  
  • 10 1/3 x 7 1/3 inches
  • 25 projects; over 200 full-color photos
  • Publication: 2019