Forget the fair young maiden painstakingly embroidering pillowcases for her hope chest. Picture a liberated lass (that would be you) creating chic fashions and accessories while sipping a glass of whatever and saving the planet. Not Your Mama's Stitching lets you choose from more than twenty projects to make or embellish home decor items, garments, accessories, gifts, and more. It covers: The tools and materials that no stitcher should be without Basic stitching skills such as starting a thread, tying off, and finishing your piece A myriad of embroidery, cross stitch, and needlepoint stitches Projects ranging from a tattooed tank top to cheeky stitched sayings and from a Gucci-inspired wallet to a drinks recipe box Variations and ideas for customizing every project Make everyday items one-of-a-kind, or whip up your own creations from scratch. With a savvy, sassy attitude and fun, funky projects, Not Your Mama's Stitching will have you in stitches in no time.30Align the remaining side panel with the back panel and, using one of the two threads you just started, use a lacing stitch to join the two. When you ... 31 With the second thread, repeat step 30, joining the front panel to the side panel. ... Mini Me byAmy Holbrook If your iPod of choice is an iPod nano, dona#39;t despair! You can still stitch up a holder for itaor any other type of music player, for that matter.
|Title||:||Not Your Mama's Stitching|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2007-03-15|