Kids can sew too! This inspiring guide includes 21 fun sewing projects for children ages 5 and up. With easy-to-follow illustrated instructions and cut-out patterns, young crafters will quickly be sewing up colorful pillows, potholders, dolls, blankets, and more. These kid-tested projects require only minimal supervision and most can be made using simple hand stitches, so no sewing machine is required. With plenty of encouragement and helpful tips, Sewing School helps little sewers develop their skills while sparking a passion that will last a lifetime.
- Price: $18.95
- Other formats: Ebook
- Size: 9.5 x 10.0
- Pages: 144
- Format: Spiral bound
- ISBN: 9781603425780
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Offers tempting projects that cover basic knowledge, like threading a needle, and then move on to easy, fun projects, such as drawstring bags or a “superhero cuff.”
If you have kids, if you love to sew, if they love to sew, if you want to teach them to sew, if you just want cool projects to do with kids ... well, this is the book for you! Seriously, it’s awesome.
These projects were tested by kids between the ages of 5 and 13 and there is no denying their appeal or their ability to instruct and inspire.… The authors have a fun and encouraging writing style offering tips to personalize projects and breezily stressing that results do not have to be perfect.
If you’ve got children, definitely check out this fine resource for beginning sewing. It makes a lovely birthday gift.... I’m certain my daughter would agree.
Each project has a note from a child that actually did the project — this was one of my daughter’s favorite things, reading what everyone else thought.
This book is delightfully hands-on. It’s written in such a way that a child who can read can also do most things on his own with only occasional adult help.
The photos are of real kids sewing, with quotes throughout, which help make [the book] accessible. Each of the projects has step-by-step photographs to make it easy for your child to follow.
Kids as young as 5 can learn to create things using fabric and thread with the help of Sewing School.
A great guide for teaching kids the basics of sewing — and is especially useful for non-sewing adults who want to help their kids get crafty.
Sewing School is a wonderful instruction book, designed to introduce kids to sewing in a very non-threatening, empowering way.
Sew Cool! Fabric fun for beginners is laid out in Sewing School, a book with simple patterns and clear step-by-step instructions. Your mini-tailor can create a pillow, pot holders, a wallet, and more. Bonus: Sewing is a great way to improve fine motor skills.
Authors Amie Petronis Plumley and Andria Lisle bring their experience running a children’s sewing camp to the 21 projects featured in this book such as small bags, plush dolls, clothing and more.
by Andria Lisle and Amie Petronis Plumley
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