Complete Embellishing : Techniques and Projects
Hip stylist, fashion expert, and crafter, Kayte Terry presents a totally-cool wardrobe of garments and accessories, together with nifty home accessories in a technique- and project-packed volume filled with fabulous ideas for transforming More...
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Publisher: Creative Homeowner
Size: 9.50" wide x 11.25" long x 0.75" tall
Hip stylist, fashion expert, and crafter, Kayte Terry presents a totally-cool wardrobe of garments and accessories, together with nifty home accessories in a technique- and project-packed volume filled with fabulous ideas for transforming store-bought “blanks” into must-have wardrobe pieces and home furnishings using practically every embellishment and craft technique imaginable. The collection of 25 projects is detailed in more than 170 photographs and clear step-by-step directions, each original design inspired by the author’s years as a crafter andnbsp;visual manager for the hip New York store, Anthropologie. An introductory course in all the basics of sewing, embroidery, crochet, felting, stenciling, and painting is featured, making embellishing such clothing and home accessories as a boho cover-up, a needle-felted shrug, trimmed skirts, jackets, sweaters, Tees, and tunics, as well as gorgeous glassware and chandeliers super-easy so that even beginners can embellish with confidence.
Kayte Terry has loved making things all her life and is just as dedicated to her love of craft and design at work. She spent five years working as a the Visual Manager of Anthropologie in New York, where she coordinated the visual direction of the store and was responsible for merchandising and display. Currently, Kayte is a freelance stylist, crafter and merchandiser with a client roster Adorn magazine, Cutting Edge magazine and Brooks Brothers. She is a founding member of the Department of Craft, a New York-based organization dedicated to independent design and art. For more information about Kayte and her projects, visit her website at www.thisisloveforever.com. She lives in the USA.
|Wool Felt and Wool Roving|
|Vintage Floral Skirt|
|Paper Stenciled Jacket|
|Studded Kimono Top|
|Ribbon-Embroidered Pointelle Sweater|
|Wrapped Hoops and Bangles|
|Patchwork Tote Bag|
|Doily Scarf (or sash)|
|Quick Shoe Accents|
|Potato-Print Tea Towels|
|Framed Inspiration Board|
|Sweater-Patch Stuffed Animal|
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