Get the Most from Your Clothes
By Marion Elliot
Sew your way to reinvent, upcycle and customize your wardrobe
Publisher: David & Charles
ISBN 13/EAN: 9780715338421
Size: 210 x 276 mm
A ‘go-to’ book that will be referred to again and again for sewing techniques and inspiration, even as your confidence and skills grow.
Upcycle, restyle and customize the contents of your wardrobe to produce better-than-new outfits and fun, creative accessories using only your sewing stash and imagination. A mixture of feature spreads that burst with tips, tricks, inspirations and projects, covering everything from hemlines and seams to funky fasteners and embellishments. The flexible ‘dip-into’ format makes for a highly accessible and inspirational product – funky page layouts hold a wealth of must-know bite-size information.
The first book on the market to focus solely on upcycling and customising the contents of your own wardrobe. Taps into the sustainability ethos by re-using old clothes and accessories in a fun and creative way.
About Marion Elliot
Marion Elliot is an artist and designer working in a variety of media, especially paper. She has made her own cards for several years and regularly designs ranges for Hallmark. She is the author of many craft and design books, and has made TV appearances. Marion lives in Ludlow, Shropshire.