Lynda Richardson’s Original Stitches A La Carte is a very popular book. It is a unique mixture of Open-Work stitches and Lynda’s own stories. Stitches A La Carte Book 2: The Lost Stitches is a similar book, with all new stitches. In addition to Lynda’s “stories” she has added recipes. There are 64 new stitches in this book and 18 short essays or recipes.