Freehand Machine Embroidery: Learning to Draw with Your Machine

Author(s): Poppy Treffry

Craft - Fabric

Talented textile designer Poppy Treffry builds on the success of "Free and Easy Stitch Style" with over 15 new embroidery and sewing projects developed using her unique freehand stitching technique. Step-by-step instructions, illustrations and photographs, combined with a fresh, modern design, will help readers develop their own free and easy sewing style so that they can create quirky and fun home accessories and accents using their own designs.


Product Information

Poppy Treffry owns her own company making beautiful and unique accessories for fashion and the home. She sells to some of the UK's biggest names, including Liberty, Fortnum & Mason and the Eden Project, and has been featured in numerous magazines. Poppy lives in Cornwall. www.poppytreffry.co.uk.

Introduction; Basic equipment; fabrics; getting to grips with your sewing machine; outlining; shading; applique; finishing; troubleshooting; PROJECTS; Making up the projects; Getting Crafty:; Nifty needle case; perky pot pincushion; sew fabulous sewing kit; oh-so-crafty knitting bag; New Arrivals:; Tooth fairy pillow pouch; bonny baby bib; nursery wall art; summer fruits baby blanket; Party Time:; Beachy boaty bunting; natty name tags; super-special party bags; tasty teatime tablecloth; Happy Holidays:; Groovy glasses case; oh-so-bright bookmark; happy hols wash bag; beach beautiful backpack; * Templates; * Suppliers, Acknowledgments, About the author; * Index.

General Fields

  • : 9781446301869
  • : David & Charles
  • : David & Charles
  • : March 2012
  • : 276mm X 210mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : March 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 150 colour photographs
  • : Poppy Treffry
  • : Paperback
  • : 746.44043
  • : 128