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Sewing for Babies and Children

25 beautiful designs for clothes and accessories for ages 0–5

Written by Laura Strutt

Published: 04/04/2017

Sewing for Babies and Children

  • Paperback
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  • 9781782494232
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  • Apr 2017
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  • 128 pages

About the author

Laura Strutt is a former editor of "Craft Business" magazine, and launched "Sew" magazine, which she edited until 2012. She is interested in all kinds of crafts, and shares her expertise and her latest finds on her website, www.madepeachy.com. She recently wrote "Arm and Finger Knitting" for CICO Books, and is also the author of "The Sewing Manual", and "The DIY Wedding Manual" (Haynes). Laura is based in Colchester, Essex, UK.

A collection of delightful clothes and accessories to make for babies and children from ages 0–5.

With simple sewing techniques, beautiful fabrics, and stunning details, Laura Strutt’s designs are irresistible. For young babies there’s a jersey romper suit, slouchy leggings, and a top-knot hat. There’s a gorgeous Peter Pan collar dress, perfect for parties and special occasions, denim dungarees for playtimes, and adorable kimono-style pyjamas to wrap little ones in for bedtime. Accessories include a hooded towel set to dry your squeaky-clean infant after their bath, handy triangle bibs for teething tots, and a delightful rabbit in a quilted sleeping bag. Whether you’re looking for a gift for a new baby or want to make unique clothes for your own child, Laura’s patterns are guaranteed to stand out from the crowd.