ince its original publication in 1976, The Needlepoint Book has become known as the bible for all stitching enthusiasts—the one resource for every needlepoint aficionado. Whether you’re new to the craft or have been practicing for years, this guide covers your stitching journey from inspiration to achievement with specific guidelines on how to make the painted canvas yours. And now the treasured classic guide—newly revised and updated—is available as an app! With this on-the-go app, you'll have all the information you need to learn needlepoint and improve your technique—including more than 400 stitches and 1500 illustrations— right at your fingertips. Search by: Stitches—Step-by-step instructions to create the flawless stitch. The numbered diagrams are large, clear and easy to read and make it easy to follow the stitching path. Browse stitches by Type, Name and Use. Color—Find the perfect color combinations. Ideas—Get ideas to start your next project. About Touchstone and Simon & Schuster: Touchstone, a division of Simon & Schuster, is the home of bestselling and award-winning authors including Philippa Gregory, J.A. Jance, Susan Rebecca White, Kathleen Grissom, and Bethenny Frankel. Touchstone first published The Needlepoint Book in 1976.