Rashida Coleman-Hale Ë 0 DownloadOn of the natural toned #linens with the cheery patchwork Ms Coleman Hale s projects are uniue because I feel # with the cheery patchwork Ms Coleman Hale s projects are uniue because I feel neither overdoes the amount of patchworking nor the loudness of the fabrics she patchworks withI especially felt that here were some fresh new project ideas Of course there is the ubiuitous and seemingly mandatoryapron project and coaster project The ones most striking to me were Little Lamb Softie Utensil Basket Travel Sewing Kit Button Calendar Flower MobileI also appreciated the layout of this book intro techniues in front great project photography no blurriness or odd "Models Followed By Project InstructionsA "followed by project instructionsA little find I want to make most of the things in this book patchwork in a clean modern and graphic way Way cute things Still has the print linen look like the Zakka books but I like the projects in this one better. Ué uilting and patchwork techniues with thoughtful advice on how to select work with and care for linen this colorful handbook is brimming with sophisticated and innovative projects to challenge and inspire both beginning and intermediate sewers and uilte. ,
All the book oozes perfection and cuteness I copied the idea for a zig zag patter for a placemat I can change to use in a larger uilt This is a to buy book if one is interested in those kind of projects I love the way Rashida Coleman Hale combines linen and beautiful cottons I ve made several her projects as gifts one from this book and they are well eceived This is based on "her projects as gifts one from this book and they are always well Our Yanks received This is based on sewing There are probably only a couple projects I d do from this Noteally my style of sewing but good information This book has a very similar feel and aesthetic style as the other sewing books by Japanese authors I have already Rua reviewed Patchwork Style Zakka Sewing and Linen Cotton Wool an aesthetic Ieally like This book is a little different because the author is not Japanese but spent some time in Japan studying Zakka sewing I like the fusi. Many inspired by the Japanese zakka aesthetic such as a travel sewing kit sewing machine cover table unner apron eco bag towels calendar lap uilt tote bag pillowcase and shoulder bag all designs are fun functional and easy to master Combining sewing appli. Using 14 inch graph paper to check your 14 "inch seam allowance is genius I always just guessed at it but now I know where it eally is "seam allowance is genius I always just guessed at it but now I know where it eally is my machine in case I have a fit of perfection This was the only Zakka book at my local library so I borrowed it even though I m not West Winds of Wyoming really into patchwork I ve just finished one small project which I meally happy with Instructions and diagrams were crystal clear and the photos were of course very enticing Love the combining of linen and other materials Very clean lines I like this one a tad than Zakka Sewing There are even a couple of projects in it I see myself making But like Zakka Sewing I m glad that my local library has it in their collectionMostly eye candy This book has nicely detailed instructions for bags dolls tablerunners and other small projects The templates only take up two pages In. " Offering A Modern "Offering a modern to traditional fabric design this charming instructional illustrates how to create sophisticated patchwork projects by combining linen and print fabrics using simple uilting procedures Presenting a diverse collection of projects.