How to Make Small Bags and Clutches from Fabric Remnants
Author: Cherie Lee
Publisher: Design Originals
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
"Presents step-by-step instructions on using small fabric remnants to create a variety of bags and clutches. Includes sixteen diverse projects like backpacks, evening bags, coin purses, and lunch bags, and a detailed techniques section of useful skills to apply to the projects."--
Why buy an ordinary off-the-shelf bag, when you can sew a cute bag in just a day or a weekend? Make your own pretty bag that really sets you apart from the crowd. Sewing Pretty Bags shows you how, with simple sewing projects to stitch and love. Sewing sisters Debra and Cheyanne Valencia present 12 quick and easy projects for sewing boutique handbags, shopping totes, pouches, and more. With step-by-step instructions and fresh, modern designs, they show how to make beautiful bags for both fashion and functional uses. Get inspired to express your unique personality with the stunning prints and colors of today’s contemporary fabrics. You’ll look stylish carrying your one-of-a-kind accessory, personalized with fancy trims, pockets, beads, flowers, or embroidery.
Information on fiber content and its importance to the appearance and performance of a fabric and tips and helpful hints on selecting fabric. It also features specific information for each kind of fabric, telling how best to prepare and cut that fabric. Over 50 projects with step-by-step instructions and photos are included.
Make little girls' dreams come true with the prettiest sewing projects ever imagined! Sewn in Liberty's timeless classic florals, rainbow hues and delicate prints, this exquisite collection of easy sewing patterns will help you bring joy and colour to any little girl's life. Let her snuggle up in a quilt... twirl and whirl in skirts and dresses... play-fight with pillows... carry her treasures in bags and purses... become best friends with a topsy turvy doll... and pretty up every part of her bedroom with lampshades, curtains, cushions and more. Featuring Liberty Art Fabrics - the world's most desirable fabrics with a unique heritage dating back over 100 years - and created by life-long Liberty lover and purveyor of fine fabrics Alice Caroline, this stunning book will wow you with the beauty yet genuine simplicity of the makes.
More Than 25 Easy, Pattern-Free Designs for Little Girls
Author: Sweet Seams
Publisher: Sixth & Spring Books
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Presents twenty-five projects using simple sewing and quilting techniques to transform a t-shirt into an empire-waist party dress with a tiered skirt, a drop-waist hoodie tunic with ruffle trim, or a bubble hemline dress.