Having Fun with Yarn and Fabric

Swedish title: Garnnystan och tygtravar

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Crafts & Hobbies

Pub date: 18-09-2012

Format: 210x210 mm, 96 pages, 4+4

Having Fun with Yarn and Fabric

Sania Hedengren, Susanna Zacke

Color schemes; design themes; the expense of knickknacks, curtains, and bedclothes—decorating a household can be an intimidating prospect! Why not let your imagination (and your love of color) roam free? Unleash your creativity through sewing, crochet, and embroidery. With more than fifty do-it-yourself projects for living room, bedroom, kitchen, and even your car seats, Fun with Yarn and Fabric is the ultimate craft book for any home in need of an update.

Learn to not only craft something new, but also renew, recreate, and reuse your old linens and blankets, thrift store clothing, and flea market finds. Featuring vibrant photographs and step-by-step instructions for designs of every style, Fun with Yarn and Fabric is perfect for every crafty decorator, regardless of age or experience.

These whimsical DIY projects show you how to:

Sew colorful patchwork
Crochet a bedcover or a decorative seat cover
Embroider a tie
Decorate with knitted flowers
Use needlework to make unique Christmas cards
And oh-so-much more!

So get ready to use a little color—and some yarn and fabric—to turn your house into a cozy home!

Rights sold

English/Skyhorse Publishing
German/Dorling Kindersley