Laura Jenkins Thompson ltd.


Books, Patterns, Designs, and Discs






The following are design plates, books, booklets, leaflets, and machine embroidery discs designed, written, and published by Laura Jenkins Thompson.
All prices listed below are retail.  Please support your local shops; however, if an item is not available, you can purchase it by using the
order form or by going online to other links provided. 

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Smocking Design Plates:                $4.00 each
35 individual picture smocking design graphs

Duplicate Design Plates:                $3.00 each
23 individual design plates with multiple graphs 

Duplicate Stitch Design Booklets:  $6.75 each       3 booklets containing 10 to 16 duplicate stitch designs

Embroidery Leaflets:                      $4.75 each
7 different leaflets full of classic designs for hand embroidery. 

Machine Embroidery Design Discs: $64.95 each
3 Multi-format CD Roms for use on ALL embroidery machines digitized by Cactus Punch and featured in their Signature Series. 



Perfecting Picture Smocking:         $19.95
48 page book with 140 illustrations on how to stack cables.

Lattice Smocking:                        $12.00
How-to book on North American Smocking, more commonly known as Lattice Smocking.









Joseph's Charleston Adventure:   $16.95         
This hardback children’s book written and illustrated by Laura was awarded the honor of being the “Official Children’s Book of the City of Charleston”. It is the story of a boy who finds a lost dog and helps her find her way home through the beautiful streets of this historic city. All proceeds from the sale of this book go to charity.


Kits for Needlepainting : $18.00 each
5 Kits are available for Needlepainting.  Each includes illustrated instructions with color photos, linen tea towel in the choice of white or ecru, full skeins of Anchor floss, and needle. 




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