Home Sewn Home: 20 Projects to Make for the Retro Home
This is a complete practical home sewing guide, from UK author Sally Walton. It includes 20 gorgeous, retro-inspired illustrated step-by-step projects, ideal for beginner and intermediate sewers along with a basic tools and techniques section carefully outlining the fundamental skills and equipment required, as well as offering advice on how to achieve an authentic vintage feel. It features advice on embellishments and designs as well as tools and techniques. "Home Sewn Home" teaches you how to make a variety of practical handmade items to really make your house a home. The projects are divided into four chapters reflecting the key areas of the home - the living room, kitchen and utility, bedroom, bathroom.
Sally Walton is the ethical designer behind the hit company Carry-A-Bag, selling stylish, handmade alternatives to plastic carrier bags. Sally is also a prolific author having co-written several books on crafts, design and home decor. She lives in St.Leonard's-on-Sea.