Sew 23 beautiful, vintage-style items that will bring a touch of elegance to your home and make wonderful gifts for friends and family. Create beautiful accessories including a lacy pillow cover, a bucket-style wash bag, a dressing table cover and cones for displaying posies of dried flowers; sew gorgeous projects perfect for an afternoon tea including a tea cosy, made-to-measure tray cover and a cake frill; and create accessories for a vintage Christmas with a stocking, advent calendar and wreath. Using half-yard pieces of fabric and Debbie's friendly, easy-to-follow advice, vintage style has never looked better!
Debbie Shore started her career as a children's television presenter and since then has appeared regularly on television both as an actress and selling products on a shopping channel. Debbie has also hosted live fashion shows with a major fashion store, produces her own range of instructional DVDs and writes for several popular sewing magazines. She is now a bestselling author and has written 12 books for Search Press, with several more underway. Debbie was voted Sewing Designer of the Year in the Immediate Media British Craft Awards 2017. She lives in Lincolnshire. Visit her website at: www.debbieshoresewing.com.
Introduction 8 Sewing kit 10 Before you start 12 The projects 18 Pillow Cover 18 Posy Cone 20 Jar Wraps 22 Tray Mat 24 Bunting 28 Bucket Bag 30 Tissuebox Cover 34 Notebook Cover 38 Letter Holder 40 Floral Wreath 44 Dressing Table Mat 48 Glasses Case 52 Birdhouse Peg Bag 54 Hanging Hearts 58 Shabby Chic Advent Calendar 62 Doily Clutch Bag 66 Shabby Chic Christmas Stocking 70 Little Cottages 74 Tea Cosy 78 Vintage Cake Frill 82 Repair Kit 84 Pincushion pot 88 Shabby Chic Shoulder Bag 92 Templates 94 Index 96