The Embroidered Garden reflects Kazuko Aoki's combined passion for gardening and embroidering. This book includes forty beautiful embroidery motifs that explore roses and wildflowers, as well as the bees and butterflies that enjoy their nectar. The designs are exquisite, detailed, and artfullly rendered. Aoki also shares projects that feature the embroidery: brooches, notebook covers, pin cushions, and pouches. For those new to embroidery, detailed how-to illustrations are also included.