Lettering is one of the most fundamental ways to customize an embroidery item. In this book, designer Debra Valencia combines classic embroidery stitches with lettering for a variety of projects. She provides instructions for 24 embroidery stitches including satin stitch, herringbone stitch, and ribbon roses, as well as information about choosing fabric and thread. The 25 projects range from zippered makeup bags to luggage tags and throw pillows. Debra includes seven full alphabets in different styles for use in creating your own designs.