These aren't your mother's handbags; they're better! Gone are the days of the basic black or brown bag that was built more for storage than for style. This exciting guide gives quilters the chance to show off their talents, add a fabulously unique bag to their own wardrobe or give as a gift, and learn new skills too. Acclaimed author Susan Briscoe presents and irresistible new collection of patchwork bag designs to excite and inspire bag-lovers everywhere. From exquisite evening bags to practical portfolios and robust rucksacks, each project is presented with full step-by-step instructions and illustrations, allowing you to create your own unique accessories with ease, and prompting the question wherever you go: 'where did you get that bag?' Discover: 13 sets of detailed designs to create 21 stunning bags Directions for creating a variety of bags including a tuck-in-bag, backpack, saddle bag, and camera satchel Opportunities to delve into new techniques on a small scale before taking on bigger projects Essential advice about selecting fabric and securing comfortable carrying straps... trimming threads easy. Use paper scissors for cutting out templates for appliquAc and quilting patterns. ... The guide bar slots into the back of the machine foot Quarter-inch foot a essential for accurate patchwork. Can be bought separatelyanbsp;...
|Title||:||21 Sensational Patchwork Bags|
|Publisher||:||David & Charles - 2006-05-01|