The five pattern books in this set are: Barbara Christopher's Old-Fashioned Floral Charted Designs; Sigrid Bright's Complete and Practical Course of Hardanger Embroidery; Traditional Hardanger patterns; Gerda Bengtsson's fabulous charted Flowers and Berries in Cross Stitch and Assisi Embroidery. All books are in very good condition. By the way if you see more than one set of books you would like, do email me because we can often make mailing savings which we pass on to you.
Above you can see one of Gerda's legendary rose compositions - the book has 27 more similarly fabulous designs
Above and below are sample spreads from the 2 Hardanger books that will lead you into developing an expertise in Hardanger - these are the best books I know for anyone wanting to start.
Below is an image of a spread from the Assisi Embroidery Book - these designs make lovely tree ornaments.....
And below is a sample from Barbara Christopher's book - with lots of sweet projects that would be brilliant and easy to finish for your Valentine this year!