Sew Fabulous Fabric: 20 Charming Ways to Sew Fabrics into Your Life
Make the most of your textiles with this unique collection of irresistible homestyle projects, cleverly combining new and recyled fabrics for vintage, homespun and retro results.This title features 25 practical yet pretty projects for yourself and your home include cosy cushions and curtains, beautiful table linen and gift bags, irresistible handbags and cute cuddly toys. It is packed with ideas and opportunities to make the most of every last scrap of fabric, whether it's a luscious new fabric, a pair of old pyjamas or a thrift store bargain. Simple embroidery skills, and patchwork and applique techniques are all fully explained with simple step-by-step photography and easy-to-follow artworks.
Alice Butcher and Ginny Farquhar run a successful crafting business, "Folkydokee", creating quirky and original textile gifts from recycled and vintage fabrics. They have exhibited at Country Living magazine's fairs and their work has featured in magazines including House and Garden and Brides. Alice and Ginny live in Hampshire.