From Make It Yourself
magazine comes Simple Sewing
, an all-inclusive introduction to sewing. Make It Yourself
serves the new generation of crafters captivated by Etsy and Pinterest, inspiring them to try out sewing techniques by hand or machine. Whether it's your first time stitching, you're trying to introduce a friend or loved one to the craft, or you just want to brush up and expand your skillset, Simple Sewing Projects
is for you.
Whether you've been sewing for five weeks or five decades, Simple Sewing Projects
features 120+ designs, tutorials, and accompanying patterns accessible to any sewer. The time-honored craft of sewing is a tremendously useful skill--it lets you create pretty and utilitarian pieces that can be given as gifts or used to bring color, texture, and interest to your life. The designs are easy enough for beginners but will also have great appeal to more experienced sewers looking for something fun to whip up in an afternoon or two.
Each project is presented with a finished photo; step-by-step instructions, illustrations, and photos; and corresponding patterns where necessary. The look and feel of the book puts a fresh spin on traditional sewing with youthful, on-trend DIY fashion, accessories, and decor. From appliqué affirmation pillows to embroidered jewelry, from five-minute wreaths to dog beds, whether you sew for practical reasons or purely for the satisfaction of making something by hand, Simple Sewing Projects
will inspire you to get stitching.
Just some of the projects: Pillows & Throws
Denim Grommet Pillow, Recycled Sweater Throw, Rosette Pillow Home Dec & Accessories
Embroidered Tea Towels, Monogrammed Cards, Embroidered Coasters Purses, Bags & Personal Accessories
Denim Tote, Fabric Clutch, Embroidered Scarf Kids & Pets
Girl's Ruffle Skirt, Fabric Bunting, Dog's Food and Drink Mat and Cushions Simple Storage
Reusable Snack and Sandwich Bags, Felt Pencil Case, Make-in-Minutes Jewelry Bag Notions & Pincushions
Donut Pincushions, Circle Sewing Bag, Stuffed Mushroom Case Holiday Projects
Napkin Rings, Make-in-Minutes Gift Tags, Stockings