Half Yard Home: Easy Sewing Projects Using Left-Over Pieces of Fabric
Sewing superstar, Debbie Shore, has designed 40 gorgeous home accessories that can be made using half a yard of fabric or less. The projects are divided into accessories for the Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen and Bedroom, with a special section for picnics. Clear step by step instructions and beautiful photography make it easy to create desirable projects from a tablecloth, magazine box, chair slip, napkins, napkin ring, oven mitt, apron, tea cosy, cafe curtain and jewellery roll, to a picnic place mat, bread bag and bottle bag, and more. Debbie's flair for design and eye for fresh, beautiful fabrics make these home accessories that readers will make to run up for themselves.
Debbie Shore is back with another great little book showing you what to make with half a yard or less of fabric. The designs are fresh with great easy-to-use instructions and photographs. Accessorize your home with over 30 projects. The practical projects are divided into sections: Living Room; Dining Room, Kitchen, Bedroom and Picnic. I love the Pumpkin Pillow and the Napkins. Contemporary ideas for the modern home. - Karen Platt
Debbie Shore started her career as a children's television presenter and since then has appeared regularly on television both as an actress and selling products on a shopping channel. Debbie has also hosted live fashion shows with a major fashion store, produces her own range of instructional DVDs and writes for several popular sewing magazines. Two of her previous Search Press sewing titles, Making Cushion Covers and Half Yard Heaven, have been huge hits. Debbie lives in Castle Bytham, Lincs. http://debbieshore.blogspot.co.uk/
Introduction Useful things Before you start THE LIVING ROOM: Yo-yos Table Cloth Cube Basket Magazine Box Vase Sleeve Reversible Knitting Bag THE DINING ROOM: Coasters Place Mats Heart Wall Hanging Napkins Napkin Rings Table Runner Picture Frame Fabric Bowl Chair Slip Patchwork Cushion THE KITCHEN Apron Oven Mitt Bag Dispenser Cafetiere Cosy Tablet Holder Tea Cosy THE BEDROOM: Cafe Curtain Lavender Heart Pumpkin Pillow Jewellery Roll Bunting Garment Protector PICNIC TIME Napkin Picnic Place Mat Bread Bag Jar Cover Picnic Pillow Bottle Bag