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.
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. To see more of her work, visit her website www.poppytreffry.co.uk.
Introduction Starting Out: Basic equipment; Fabrics; Getting to grips with your sewing machine Techniques: Having a play; Outlining; Shading; Applique; Finishing and edges; Troubleshooting THE PROJECTS Getting Crafty New Arrivals Party Time Happy Holidays Templates Suppliers Sources of inspiration Acknowledgments About the author Index