Error occurred while rendering Product Content.

Overview

Sew Home: Learn Design Basics, Techniques, Fabrics & Supplies - 30+ Modern Projects to Turn a House into YOUR Home by Erin Schlosser

Must-have guide to sewing for your home, with DIY window treatments, linens, and more! The first home decor sewing book you need to buy! Interior design basics plus technique-based projects for all skill levels, 31 projects covering DIY window treatments, linens, storage solutions, rugs, pillows, and more, Customize you space with tips from a professional designer.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781617451584
Publisher: C&T Publishing / Stash Books
Publication date: 08/07/2016
Pages: 144
Sales rank: 1,235,377
Product dimensions: 7.80(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Erin Schlosser’s interior design work has been published in numerous magazines. When she’s not teaching classes or working with clients, Erin spends her time creating a line of sewing patterns, cooking with her husband, and napping with the cats. Schlosserdesigns.com

Table of Contents

Introduction
Chapter 1: Principles and Elements of Design
Elements of Design
Principles of Design
Finding Inspiration
Mixing and Matching Prints
My Design Philosophy

Chapter 2: Home Décor Fabric Basics
Tips for Sewing with Home Décor Fabric
Choosing Thread
Choosing a Sewing Needle
Cutting Fabric
Remembering Repeats
Types of Home Décor Fabric
Basic Home Décor Sewing Skills
Making and attaching Cording
Blind Hem
Lapped Zipper Insertion
Concealed Zipper Insertion

Chapter 3: Window Treatments
Choosing A Window Treatment Style
Visualizing Designs
Lining Basics
Café Curtain
Pleated Valance
Cornice Board
Drapes
Roman Shades

Chapter 4: Linens
Bedrooms
Customizing Sheets
Fancy Flange Shams
Bed Skirt
Duvet Cover
Bathrooms
Customizing Bath and Hand Towels
Shower Curtain
Floral Bath Mat
Kitchen
Quick and Easy Table Cloth
It’s A Twist Table Runner
Color Blocked Placemats
Rolled Hem Napkins
Pineapple Hot Pad

Chapter 5: Storage and Organization
Laundry Tote
Tassel Storage Bin Set
Family Organizational Chart
Office Command Station

Chapter 6: Walls, Floors, and Décor
DIY Rug
Corded Throw Pillow
Knife Edge Throw Pillow
Art Clock
Pendant Light

Chapter 7: Outdoor Sewing
Gusseted Cushion with Lap Zipper
Lemon Slice Picnic Blanket
Lounging Hammock Cushion, Pillow, and Accessory Pocket
Waterproof Patio Art
Sheer Outdoor Patio Drapes

About the Author

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews