Bestselling craft designer Tone Finnanger brings her talents to soft toys and gifts for children - from adorable dolls to funky monkeys and swashbuckling pirates. Hotly awaited for 2015, Tilda's new book will show readers how to make a wide range of beautiful soft toys and gifts for kids, plus beautiful quilts and pillows for children's bedrooms. Readers will discover simple sewing patterns for adorably plump dolls with a range of outfits and accessories, cute jungle creatures such as monkeys and parrots, and sea-themed creations such as pirates, whales and fish. Exquisitely presented in her trademark style, this book will delight Tilda fans everywhere with its achievable patterns and charming styled photography.
Tone Finnanger is a talented designer and an expert in drawing and painting techniques. She worked as an interior designer and decorator in Oslo, Norway, before moving to a small island near Tonsberg. She has a distinctive style that has proven to be popular with crafters of all ages and abilities. Tone formed the Tilda brand in 1999 when she was just 25 years old. It is now well known for its whimsical, comical and naive characters in the form of animals and dolls. The brand has also developed a range of craft products for sewing and paper craft that are produced and distributed by Panduro Hobby.
Foreword Safety Wear & Tear Materials Washing Faces and Hair Patchwork & Quilting Dolls Doll body Knickers and trousers Apron dress Jacket Hair accessories Decorations Doll's doll Small knickers Small dress Handbag house Sewing kit house Cosy patchwork quilt and cushion Hearts Wooden clouds Sea and Water Pirate doll Cute whales Small sardines Patchwork quilt and cushion in blue Sail and flags for the bed (to turn it into a boat) Wooden beach hut wardrobe Exotic Animals Hook monkeys Patchwork snake Chatterbox parrots Fruit purses Monkey cushion Patchwork snake quilt Wooden jungle tree Patterns Suppliers Index