At The Embroiderer we have lots of great books. This is just a tiny sample of our extensive range with new titles arriving all the time. Check out the What’s New Page for the latest additions. Please contact us if there is something specific you are looking for.
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120 Original Embroidery Designs
by Yoko Saito


Classic Hardanger
by Gina Marion

Stumpwork Butterflies and Moths
by Jane Nicholas

Stumpwork Flowers
by Sachiko Morimoto

The Art of Chinese Embroidery
by Margaret Lee


by Becky Hogg



by Jacqui Mcdonald


The Homemade Home

by Sania Pell


Home-Made Vintage

by Christina Strutt

Little Birds

The Crafty Minx

by Kelly Doust



by Sonia Lucano


Pretty Little Pincushions



by Effie Mitrofanis


Punto Antico Book 1

by Bruna Gubbini

out of print

Punto Antico Book 2

by Bruna Gubbini


Punto Antico Book 3

by Bruna Gubbini


Punto Antico Book 4

by Bruna Gubbini


Punto Antico Book 5

by Bruna Gubbini


Creative Embroiderey

with Space Dyed Threads

79 Decorative Alphabets
Edited by Carol Belanger Grafton
Stumpwork Medieval Flora
by Jane Nicholas

Creative Recycling in

The Midas Touch
by Alison Cole

Needleweaving and Embroidery:
Embellished Treasures


Beginner’s Guide to Goldwork
by Ruth Chamberlin


The World’s Most Beautiful
Embroidered Blankets by Inspirations


Long and Short Stitch embroidery:
A Collection of Flowers by Trish Burr


The Art and Embroidery of Jane Hall:
Reflections of Nature by Jane Hall


Portuguese Whitework
by Yvette Sranton

Elizabethan Needlework Accessories
by Sheila Marshall


Exploring Elizabethan Embroidery
by Dorothy Clarke.


Gay Eaton’s Ukranian Whitework


Boutis and Trapunto
by Catherine Coget


Ribbon Embroidery and Stumpwork
by Di van Niekerk


A Perfect World in Ribbon
Embroidery and Stumpwork
by Di van Niekerk


Blackwork Made Easy
by Lesley Wilkins.


The Complete Book
of Stumpwork Embroidery
by Jane Nicholas

Victorian Alphabets, Monograms and Names

Schwalm Embroidery
by Christine Bishop


Pulled Thread Embroidery
by Moira McNeill


The Stumpwork, Goldwork and
Surface Embroidery Beetle Collection
by Jane Nicholas


Crewel Embroidery
by Audrey Francini

out of print

Heavenly Handmade Bags
by Sue Hawkins


Elizabethan Cross Stitch
By Barbara Hammet

Colour Confidence
by Trish Burr

The Proper Stitch
by Darlene O'Steen

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  • The Embroiderer
  • 140 Hinemoa Street, Birkenhead, Auckland
  • Phone: 09 419-0900
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Postage rates. Small envelope $1.00. Large envelope $2.00. Small packet $4.00. Other packages at standard postal rate.
Courier service available if required. Please ask.
All prices are in NZ dollars.
Disclaimer: All prices are subject to currency fluctuations and may change at any time.

List of A-Zs

From $38.00

  • Embroidery Stitches
  • White Work
  • Bead Embroidery
  • Thread Painting
  • Needlepoint
  • Bullions
  • Crewel Embroidery
  • Embroidered Flowers
  • Ribbon Embroidery
  • Smocking
  • Stumpwork
  • Wool Embroidery

List of
Beginner's Guides

(Various prices)

  • Drawn Thread Embroidery
  • Goldwork
  • Ottoman Embroidery
  • Hardanger
  • Berlin Woolwork
  • Mountmellick Embroidery
  • Embroidered Boxes
  • Blackwork
  • Stumpwork
  • Traditional Japanese Embroidery
  • Crewel Embroidery
  • Silk Ribbon Embroidery
  • Braiding
  • Machine Embroidered Landscapes
  • Miniature Embroidery