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Sharing Stitches: Exchanging Fabric and Inspiration to Sew One-of-a-Kind Projects

Authors: Grace, Chrissie
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: CRA035000, CRA031000, CRA026000
ISBN: 9781440313820, Related ISBNs: 1440313822, 9781440313820
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 144,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: Swap, Stitch and Share

Exchange fabrics, collaborate on an art quilt and gain inspiration with Sharing Stitches. Chrissie Grace is joined by 15 contributing artists with a wide variety of talents and styles. The result is a collection of colorful and eclectic projects, from a patchwork pullover and a lace-embellished headband to a large-scale collaborative art quilt and a round robin journal. Stitch by stitch, Chrissie shows you how create fantastic projects that are as unique as the group that sews them.

Inside Sharing Stitches, you'll find:

   • 22 step-by-step projects designed specifically for swaps and collaborations
   • Tips on swapping fabric, hosting and participating in collaborations, and making sure sewing groups run smoothly
   • Projects and gallery pieces from your favorite artists, including Claudine Hellmuth, Liz Lamoreux, Ruth Rae and more!
Break out your sewing machine, round up your friends and start sewing!
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