Bags Of Style
The home-made and the hand-made have been called "the fashions that never die". With the explosion in crafted accessories the proven retail success of the decade, an increasing number of beginners are joining the established band of crafters and stitchers to create their own pieces. Designer Ellen Kharade showcases 25 unique designs in this collection of bags for all occasions. Suitable for beginn...
Paperback: 128 pages
Publisher: CICO Books (October 1, 2004)
Package Dimensions: 10.8 x 8.2 x 0.8 inches
Amazon Rank: 7856858
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
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“I got this one really cheap from a bookclub that was trying to get rid of it. There were plenty of disappointed reviewers. It has 25 different patchwork bag patterns (and each one IS different). If you've been sewing a long time with much experien...”
rs and experienced stitchers alike, Ellen reveals how to create beautiful but useful purses, handbags and totes. Ranging from sturdy floral shoppers to delicate beaded clutches, Ellen uses inexpensive materials and shows you how to turn a bundle of scraps into a truly personal heirloom gift. Clear step-by-steps illustrate every project, and Ellen also includes advice on how to pick fabrics that work well together, advice on the best materials to use, and tips on how to make your bags sturdy and long lasting. Sections range from practical shoppers and totes to smart formal bags, as well as a section on creating embellished gifts and delicately precious evening bags. Using many traditional quilting patterns and stitches, and including templates, every project can be completed in a weekend.