Snippets Issue 6 : The Fashion Issue

Bend The Rules

A review of Amy Karol's fabulous new sewing book.

Bend The Rules

Bend-The-Rules-Sewing is a sewing book with 'a sense of humor and a sense of style' states author Amy Karol and features a beginners guide to sewing, how to handle a sewing machine and over 30 cute projects for small peoples, interiors and gifts.

This would be the perfect craft book for a mum looking to learn how to sew, with tot-happy projects including a Puppet Theater, Woodland Elf Hat and Soft Turtle Buddy; a great selection of projects to satisfy the domestic goddess, including Mixy-Matchy Napkins, Tea Towel Aprons and Tea Cozies; and there are also projects for creating headbands, wallets and a great selection of handbags, to keep the fashionistas happy.

As well as including the sewing basics and an excellent variety of easy-to-follow projects, the book includes a number of fun quizes, tips and tricks to make happy crafters out of us all!

Find out more about Amy Karol and the creations she makes, or pick up a copy of the book at her website.


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