Develop sewing skills with 35 simple projects.
Crammed with expert yet simple advice and ideas, this handbook provides the novice with the basic skills to repair, revamp and recreate items.
From hemming, trimming, patching, darning and appliqué to customizing and reinventing, every skill the beginner will need is described in detail.
In addition, there are 35 simple projects to make, including a laptop case, a pair of shorts, a simple skirt, a key fob, belt and pin cushion.
Each project is simply designed, and uses a range of sewing skills that are easy to master. There are hints and tips throughout to give the maker confidence in their skills.
This new approach to sewing will appeal to teens who want to learn to make their own clothes, as well as embellish and alter existing clothes and accessories.