Simple Sewing With A French Twist

Simple Sewing With A French Twist

[an Illustrated Guide to Sewing Clothes and Home Accessories With Style]

Book - 2007
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Sewing with a Certain Savior Faire!

The inimitable Céline Dupuy presents sewers of all skill levels with more than fifty projects, each with a touch of something wonderfully, whimsically French. Including easy items to sew for the home, fashion accessories, delightful gifts, and innovative ideas for customizing your favorite pieces of furniture, these chic patterns will inspire you.

From ultra-simple to more complicated designs, Simple Sewing with a French Twist helps you discover a whole range of skills and techniques for sewing by hand or with a machine. Céline includes clear instructions as well as recommendations about materials—from what you’ll need to get started to advice on pairing fabrics beautifully. From a charming bistro placemat to a stylish tote for jetsetters, to more challenging projects such as a sophisticated chemise or chic sunhat, you’ll love her inventive ideas.

With Céline’s passion for sewing featured on every gorgeous page, Simple Sewing with a French Twist contains only the crème de la crème of style!

Baker & Taylor
A thorough guide to sewing with a French flair introduces sixty original projects, organized room by room, that range from café curtains and a recovered chair to a wide array of pillows and cushions, accompanied by detailed patterns, step-by-step directions, and dozens of full-color photographs. Original. 15,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Potter Craft, c2007
Description: 255 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm
ISBN: 9780307351821
Branch Call Number: 646.2 Dup


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Jan 25, 2013

Hi is a lovely book and recommended for beginner sewers. Nice instructions. There's a great bucket hat pattern for adults.

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