Climate change is making us rethink how we use resources and not subscribing to fast-fashion and re-using and mending our clothes has become a mark of pride. This is visible mending, more akin to embroidery and embellishment that will make your favourite clothing even more personal and save it from landfill. Fully illustrated with colour photography throughout Detailed step-by-step images Easy to follow techniques (even for beginners) Plenty of inspiration for adventerous menders. Twelve darning Techniques are covered in detail with step-by-step instructions include: Seed stitch, square darning, Reversible darns, Seed and square darn, Triangular darns, English darning, Accordion darning, Appliqué, Reverse appliqué, Chain darning, Honeycomb Darning and the decorative Tambourine darning. Ten chapters cover mending sweaters, shirts, denim, items in the home as well as accessories, such as scarves and bags.
Paperback: 96 pages
Product Dimensions: 7.25 x 0.3 x 9.75 inches
Shipping Weight: 12.4oz
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