Urban Scandinavian Sewing

Urban Scandinavian Sewing : 18 Seasonal Projects for Modern Living

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Stitch your way to Scandinavian style as you embrace minimal, sleek design. Luxuriate in the textures of summery linens and winter wools as you sew 18 projects, from upscale home decor to wearables. You'll love the chic yet beginner-friendly stitching and embroidery patterns-the perfect way to embellish ready-mades or to sew from scratch. These projects offer beautiful, functional designs for contemporary living. Designer and author Kirstyn Cogan immerses you in her Nordic culture, with handcrafted modern items to make for your home and family-plus scrumptious-sounding recipes and scintillating tidbits about the regional traditions.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 203 x 254 x 10.16mm | 408.23g
  • Stash Books
  • Concord, CA, United States
  • English
  • 1617450154
  • 9781617450150
  • 1,282,502

Table of contents

Contents Introduction Winter (wool + linen + cotton) Pieced Wool Scarf Felt Medallion Necklace Wall Art Holiday tree Tomte - Holiday Gnome Bread Warmer Tea Towel Linen table runner Felt Warm Cup Warmer Appliqued Winter Duvet Drafty Door Decor Summer (cotton + linen + sheer) Skirt Apron Sail Away Tote Seaside Beach Quilt Kids pocket pal applique Go Fish Mobile Flower wreath from fabric Summer pillow wrap Summer Bed scarf Breezy appliqued curtains
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Review quote

Issue 8



Thanks to the minimalistic design of the region's interiors, Urban Scandinavian Sewing's projects are easy bits of sewing fun - necklaces, mug cosies and little folk-art gnomes - and with the book divided into makes for winter and 'midsummer', there should be enough to keep you crafting year round. The quilting projects are basic, but wouldn't something like this applique quilt just hit the spot thrown over your IKEA Malm bed? And much like our favourite Swedish department store, the addition of meatballs and lingonberry sauce (and other recipes) make for a delightful little work that sets this book apart. * Quilt Now *
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About Kirstyn Cogan

Kirstyn Cogan designs embroidery, applique, and surface prints for the garment industry, as well as greeting cards, stationery, and quilting fabric. SkipStone Creative, her successful stitch product and pattern company, is located in Seattle, Washington. skipstonecreative.com
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Rating details

22 ratings
3.22 out of 5 stars
5 18% (4)
4 9% (2)
3 55% (12)
2 14% (3)
1 5% (1)
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