Bags, scarves, and other hot fashion accessories to sew, decorate,and show off.
In crafting and sewing, fashion accessories are all the rage. Stitch-&-Sizzle Accessories presents 25 hot projects for handbags, totes, mini-bags, scarves, wraps, and more. Styled for casual fun, career wear, or evening and special occasions, the projects feature popular fabrics, craft techniques, and embellishments. These are yummy projects like a buttery ultrasuede handbag with braid trim, a gossamer scarf of webbed yarns, a sheer shoulder wrap, a felted wool needle-arts tote, a quilted appliqué glasses holder, even a clever I.D. holder with bead trim. While the directions and how-to photographs make the projects simple, the results are polished, on-trend, and designer perfect. You've heard of accessories to die for? These are accessories to stitch for.
Author Biography: Linda Neubauer is the co-author of Handcrafted Pillows and the editor of dozens of books on sewing and crafting. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
The projects were commissioned from talented designers who specialize in particular fabric arts and sewing techniques.