Have your very own signed copy of 'All Sewn Up' by Chloe Owens. A great little extra you can't get in the shops, or ask to have a message written as a great personalised gift.
By replacing pens and pencils with needle and thread, and paint with fabric applique, Chloe Owens has applied artistic principles to sewing and created these unique projects showing her true passion for handcrafted things. Packed full of 35 crafty ideas, Chloe shares a wide variety of techniques.
Split into five chapters, start by making something fun for a long, lazy lunch with friends in Cooking Up A Storm – there are placemats, aprons, oven gloves and table decorations. In Cuddly Companions you will find a giraffe, kitten and bonkers bobtail bunnies to stitch, while Gifts has book covers, a laptop case, tote bag, and mini quilt that friends will love. Rest Your Weary Head has pillows and cushions with appliqué and embellishments, plus a Holly Golightly-inspired eyemask. Finally, Room Decorations has fabric portraits, wall hangings, lampshades and bunting to add a splash of colour to your home.
The retro-inspired ideas will leave the readers itching to stitch. This includes projects which can be made for every room in the house, from an apron and tea cosy for the kitchen to a lampshade and a bejewelled bird hanging for the living room.
Every project comes with step-by-step instructions and adorable artworks, making everything so simple to stitch. There is also a handy techniques section and all the templates you'll need. So what are you waiting for? Grab a needle and thread and get down to some seriously creative crafting with these 35 retro-inspired ideas in All Sewn Up.