Handmade Style - Anna Graham - Book
23 Must-Have Basics to Stitch, Use, and Wear
Handmade Style shows you how to use your favorite modern fabrics to expand your signature look into a lifestyle collection that’s all your own.
Featuring a wide range of stitched projects for experienced sewists to wear, to carry and to use, Anna challenges you to use not only your sewing machine, but also your toolbox. Get out your hammer, drill, rivet tool, and staple gun as Anna teaches you skills you will need to express your personal style through garments and totes and beyond, even into small furnishings for your living space.
Anna has spent years compiling a well-edited collection of projects that relate to one another and ensure that her fans will want to make each and every one. Handmade Styleincludes clothes, pillows, a variety of signature bags, and even a custom patchwork bench. Every project is designed to help any sewist create a complete and cohesive look that is uniquely ‘them’ and entirely handmade.
Of course, all of the construction is infused with the thoughtful details that Anna is know for. Handmade Style is packed with great techniques like how to create your own bias binding, how to install metal grommets, and how to create a drawstring bag closure each of which ensure a professional-looking finish.
The instructions are thoughtfully hand-illustrated throughout in a clean and simple Japanese craft-book style and the inspiring photographs were shot on location near Anna’s home. Handmade Style is sure to become every sewists go-to project book.
The Purse Clasp Book - Zakka Workshop - Book
Are you curious about using metal purse frames to create cute, boutique-style coin purses and handbags, but find yourself intimated about working with metal hardware? Then The Purse Clasp Book is for you!
With a color step-by-step photo guide, you?ll learn just how easy it is to install a metal purse frame and create a beautiful, professional-looking bag. Use your newly acquired skills to stitch up any of the 14 unique designs. These sweet and simple coin purses, pouches, purses, and tote bags make excellent gifts for friends, family, co-workers, and teachers. In fact, most projects can be completed in just a few hours.
The best part is that this kit includes two high-quality metal clasps so you can get started straight away. Just pick out your fabric, thread your sewing machine, and you'll have a beautiful bag in no time!
New York Beauties and Flying Geese - Carl Hentsch - Book
Become a skilled foundation piecer with New York Beauty blocks and arcs of Flying Geese that amaze! Stitch your way through 31 architectural block patterns, ideal for advanced beginners and intermediate quilters.
Practice this straightforward approach to curved piecing, foundation piecing, and simple machine appliqué on 10 full-size quilts and 27 pillow projects. Lively color combinations provide movement and drama, with fabric selections from Tula Pink, in collaboration with Carl Hentsch.
Quilt with Tula and Angela: A Start-to-Finish Guide to Piecing and Quilting using Color and Shape - Tula Pink and Angela Walters (TPAW-1) -1 book
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