Half Yard Vintage: Sew 23 Gorgeous Accessories from Left-Over Pieces of Fabric

Author(s): Debbie Shore

Craft and Hobbies

Sew 23 beautiful, vintage-style items that will bring a touch of elegance to your home and make wonderful gifts for friends and family. Create beautiful accessories including a lacy pillow cover, a bucket-style wash bag, a dressing table cover and cones for displaying posies of dried flowers; sew gorgeous projects perfect for an afternoon tea including a tea cosy, made-to-measure tray cover and a cake frill; and create accessories for a vintage Christmas with a stocking, advent calendar and wreath. Using half-yard pieces of fabric and Debbie's friendly, easy-to-follow advice, vintage style has never looked better!

Product Information

Debbie's first book on making cushion covers was published by Search Press in December 2011 and went straight to number one in the Amazon bestseller charts. She has since published 11 other best-selling titles: Sew Useful, Sew Bunting, Half Yard Heaven, Half Yard Home, Half Yard Gifts, Sew Brilliant Bags, Half Yard Christmas, Half Yard Kids, Half Yard Gifts and Love to Sew Quilted Covers and Cosies and Love to Sew Sewing Room Accessories, with three other books in production at the moment. In 2015, Half Yard Christmas won the silver award for Best New Craft Book in the International Craft Awards. In 2016, Half Yard Gifts was highly commended in the Best Home Sewing Book category in the Homemaker Book Awards.

Debbie hosts a sewing forum [www.shortcutstosewing.co.uk] with over 1800 members, where she answers their questions and introduces new sewers to each other. She has over 100 videos on You Tube [thimblelane channel] demonstrating sewing projects: the channel has over 100,000 subscribers and the total views now exceeds 10 million. Visit her new website: www.debbieshore.tv

Introduction 8
Sewing kit 10
Before you start 12
The projects 18
Pillow Cover 18
Posy Cone 20
Jar Wraps 22
Tray Mat 24
Bunting 28
Bucket Bag 30
Tissuebox Cover 34
Notebook Cover 38
Letter Holder 40
Floral Wreath 44
Dressing Table Mat 48
Glasses Case 52
Birdhouse Peg Bag 54
Hanging Hearts 58
Shabby Chic Advent Calendar 62
Doily Clutch Bag 66
Shabby Chic Christmas Stocking 70
Little Cottages 74
Tea Cosy 78
Vintage Cake Frill 82
Repair Kit 84
Pincushion pot 88
Shabby Chic Shoulder Bag 92
Templates 94
Index 96

General Fields

  • : 9781782214588
  • : Search Press, Limited
  • : Search Press, Limited
  • : 0.366
  • : June 2017
  • : 260mm X 204mm X 7mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Debbie Shore
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 746.4
  • : 96
  • : 250 Illustrations, color