Mandy Shaw’s vintage style focuses on natural fabrics this beautiful new book highlights how this modern craft can be touchingly traditional and terrifically stylish.
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(Vocus/PRWEB) 29 March 2011
11 simple stitches and easy-to-sew projects, ideal for the novice or experienced crafter, in one beautifully packaged new book.
- A perfect introduction to the up-and-coming craft of stitchery, with an appealing colour palette and unique style.
- Written by popular author and craft personality Mandy Shaw, who is one of the UK’s top stitchery designers and is a regular guest on Channel 4’s highly successful show Kirstie’s
- Focuses on 12 main project chapters, presented in eight themed sections which range from ideas for Christmas to gardening.
Rapidly increasing in popularity, stitchery is a new style of needlecraft that focuses on 11 simple stitches with outstanding results. Mandy Shaw’s vintage style focuses on natural fabrics and is beautifully photographed in her new book which highlights how this modern craft can be touchingly traditional and terrifically stylish.
Featuring 20 individual projects, this gorgeous book includes designs for the more advanced crafter as well as those new to the world of stitchery. With reams of ideas, ranging from traditional cushion covers to delightful passport covers, you’ll be giving a gift that will provide endless hours of pleasure and inspiration.
You may never receive a bought present again!
Blanket - Sewing accessories - Apron - Bunting - Cushion - Book cover - Wall tidy - Bags - Felt bracelet - Folder - Wreath - Gift tags
Mandy Shaw is a well known personality within the craft community and runs Dandelion Designs, a craft design and kit-company based in East Sussex. Her work has featured on BBC2’s Leisure Hour and she has written for Popular Patchwork and Fabrications magazines. More recently she has appeared on Kirstie Allsopp’s Homemade Home TV series on Channel 4. Mandy lives in East Sussex and is available for interview.
For further information/author interview or to set up a reader offer of £2 off plus FREE p&p, please contact Harriet Barnes - 01626 323259 - harriet(dot)barnes(at)fwmedia(dot)com
Specifications: 220 x 215mm - 128 pages - 200 colour illustrations
Stockists: buy online from http://www.rucraft.co.uk or call our customer hotline on 0844 8805851
Stitch with Love
By Mandy Shaw
Published April 2011
ISBN: 978-07153-3849-0 - £14.99 - PB