Lovely Things to Make
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Lovely Things to Make

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Lovely Things to Make for Girls of Slender Means by Eithne Farry

Former library book. General wear seen in library books. Extra labels or stickers on front; stickers and stamps on inside front area of book.

Learn how to make gorgeous clothes with little money, minimum equipment, and simple sewing skills-all from the clothes in your closet and foraged fabrics! This stylish, season-by-season guide uses simple techniques to help you create a variety of fresh wardrobe options, from a wintry patchwork poncho to a sailor chic. There's even a section on clothes repair and creative darning and patchwork so you can hold on to those fashion favorites.


'A practical step-by-step guide to making gorgeous clothes for not much cash... projects include ear muffs, bows, flowers, headbands, skirts and capelets.' SEW TODAY 'not only is this book very useful, it's a joy to read. Farry's instructions are clear and straight-forward, but sound nothing like a manual. And because it's so gosh-darn pretty, it would make a fantastic gift for the girl of slender means in your life.' 'The very talented Eithne Farry's new book... is full of clever, not too challenging ideas for making really great clothes & accessories from sometimes unlikely sources' 'This inspiring little hardback tome is positively brimming with quirky stitching tips and tricks that show the reader how to create gorgeous clothes on a budget... a must -buy book.' CRAFTS BEAUTIFUL 'Guaranteed to put the fun back into sewing, this is the perfect title for those who love to make fashion items with minimum fuss and maximum impact.' SEWING WORLD'

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