Home-Made Vintage : Over 40 Quick and Easy Sewing Projects
If you long to give your rooms a vintage air and country-cottage appeal, you will love the retro floral prints and timeless designs of Home-Made Vintage, your perfect guide to creating handmade, easy elegance in your home. The book offers simple-sew projects to transform every room into the romantic retreat you've always wanted. In this step-by-step guide, Christina Strutt shows readers how to make a wealth of projects for the kitchen and bathroom, conservatory and bedroom - and for giving as gifts as well. A skilled stylist and designer, Christina reveals how to create a look that is personal and unique, but not at all labour-intensive. Reusing old fabrics and accessories in new ways allows the vintage and modern to mingle beautifully - and also saves money and time. The charming projects highlighted in this delightful illustrated book include crisp linen chair covers, a chic fabric headboard, pretty flower aprons, dreamy voile bed curtains and soothing scented herbal pillows.
- Paperback | 144 pages
- 182 x 245 x 12.19mm | 430.91g
- 11 Jul 2013
- Ryland, Peters & Small Ltd
- CICO BOOKS
- United Kingdom
- 200 Illustrations, color
About Christina Strutt
Christina Strutt runs Cabbages & Roses, a fabric company that specializes in historic rural printed fabrics for fashion, accessories, and interiors. Cabbages & Roses has three shops in London and one in Tokyo, and all products are available worldwide through their website www.cabbagesandroses.com. Christina's previous books include A Guide to Natural Housekeeping (ISBN 978-1-908170-21-7) and At Home with Country (ISBN 978-1-907030-16-1), both published by CICO Books. The author is based in Bath.