How to Choose Fabrics

How to Choose Fabrics

350 Fabrics Swatches to Inspire your Sewing Projects

Book - 2014
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If you love fabric you'll love this fantastic guide to choosing and combining fabrics, trims and notions for sewers, dressmakers and quilters.Professional colorist Sophie Helene shares with you her expertise through the 50 different fabric and trim combinations featured in the book, demonstrating which prints and colors work well together.There are instructions to create 20 stunning home decor projects - including curtains, cushions and bags to help you explore the fabric combination suggestions.A comprehensive fabric directory of 300 different fabric swatches, provides an incredibly useful resource for every sewer.
Publisher: Newton Abbot :, David and Charles,, 2014.
ISBN: 9781446304938
1446304930
Characteristics: 143 p. : ill. 28 cm.
Contents: Pt. I. Fashion. Shopping bag ; Travel pouch ; Variations : personalize your wardrobe ; My current projects
pt. II. Childhood. A mobile or scented pillows ; Notebook cover ; Variations : themed room decor ; My current projects
pt. III. Nature. The essential shopping bag! ; Decorative holders ; Variations : create matching sets for the whole house ; My current projects
pt. IV. Sweet treats. Food lover's placemat ; Photo frame ; Variations on the Market Time! theme : create a table linen range ; My current projects
pt. V. Deco. Deco cushions ; Super-soft throw ; Variations : create an interior decor with complementary patterns ; My current projects
pt. VI. Catalogue
Patterns and motifs
Techniques, hints, tips and secret tricks
Embroidery stitches.
Summary: If you love fabric you'll love this fantastic guide to choosing and combining fabrics, trims and notions for sewers, dressmakers and quilters.Professional colorist Sophie Helene shares with you her expertise through the 50 different fabric and trim combinations featured in the book, demonstrating which prints and colors work well together.There are instructions to create 20 stunning home decor projects - including curtains, cushions and bags to help you explore the fabric combination suggestions.A comprehensive fabric directory of 300 different fabric swatches, provides an incredibly useful resource for every sewer.

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