Arounna Khounnoraj (aka Bookhou) has given this traditional craft a modern twist with the publication of her wildly successful book PUNCH NEEDLE. These kits contain the book and all the essential tools you need to give it a try – just add your favourite bulky weight yarn!
About the book….
“One of Canada’s most sought after mentors and creatives, she has caused a social media storm with her beautiful images and videos featuring her modern interpretation of this craft.
In Punch Needle she shows you how to create your own floral and abstract designs, teaches the basic stitches and guides you in mastering punch needling through a stylish collection of 20 homeware and accessory projects.
It won’t take long to ace, as this is one of the most straightforward crafts to pick up – all you need is your hands, a ball of yarn, some fabric, and a punch needle. Discover how to create stunning cushions, wall art, bags, a blanket and an impressive rug with the help of illustrated step-by-steps, pattern charts and inspirational project photography. Each piece highlights Arounna’s beautiful botanical and abstract pattern work, sense of color and combination of stitches, which bring this age-old technique bang up to date.
Arounna also shows you how to develop and translate your own designs into beautiful pieces to feature around your home. So once you have mastered the basics, you can begin to design your own creations… the possibilities are endless.”
1 x Punch Needle book by Arounna Khounnoraj
1 x Oxford Punch Needle #10
1 x Morgan 10″ No-Slip Hoop
1 x 15″ x 15″ square of Monks Cloth
5 x Luna Borgo de’Pazzi (1 each of 5 colourways as shown)