Sewing in No Time: 50 Step-by-step Weekend Projects Made Easy
by Emma Hardy
With basic sewing skills learn to make a simple curtain with a pattern border and a striped duvet to a fabric storage box and a childrens play tent. You are sure to find plenty of ideas to inspire you in every room of your home. Designer style can be achieved at a fraction of the cost. Store-bought soft furnishings can be expensive and the choice is often limited-but with...more
Paperback, 176 pages
Published April 1st 2008 by Cima Books
(first published February 1st 2008)
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I'm really enjoying this book: lots of simple projects that I actually want to make. Instructions and diagrams are clear and well written. Would be 5 stars except for one thing: finished project dimensions are not given. Thus, it's hard to know exactly how big the children's tent will be, or the floral rug, etc. Otherwise, great stuff in here! Time frames seem fairly accurate as well (I've made a couple of things so far). Also, it's worth noting that the variety of projects is great, but all for...more
Oct 07, 2013 Angela rated it 4 of 5 stars · review of another edition
Nice book with lots of helpful ideas and suggestions to make own home furnishings. I've read this books a few times now but not actually attempted to make anything, yet. I will though, I just need to hone my skills on the sewing machine first.