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And Sew to Bed - Projects for the Boudoir

And Sew to Bed - Projects for the Boudoir

Author: Vanessa Mooncie
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Re-discover the refined elegance of bygone eras with this book of gorgeous vintage-style projects that will turn your bedroom into a luxurious sanctuary, from UK author Vanessa Mooncie. It features 20 projects with step-by-step illustrations and all the sewing know-how you need. It includes handy pull-out pattern sheets that tuck neatly into the pocket in the back of the book. Quilted slippers, embroidered make-up bags, lounge suits and silky slips will add a touch of simple feminine glamour and timeless chic to your boudoir. Immerse yourself in a time where the sophistication seemed effortless, but the thrifty ethos of make-do and mend was a necessity. French knickers made from a worn shirt, a hot water bottle cover made from old curtains - these re-cycled gems are sure to become treasured favourites. All the sewing know-how you need is fully explained and shown with clear step-by-step illustrations. Handy pull-out pattern sheets take the hassle out of cutting out and tuck neatly into the back of the book.

Author description

Vanessa Mooncie learnt to knit and crochet as a child and went on to study fashion and textile design and became a self-employed children's wear designer, illustrator and commercial interior designer. She now specialises in designing crochet jewellery through her company Kissy Suzuki ( She lives with her family in the south of England. Vanessa has also written Crocheted Accessories (9781861088291) and Animal Hats (9781861088246) for GMC Publications.

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General Fields

  • : 9781861088895
  • : Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
  • : Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
  • : March 2013
  • : 230mm X 190mm
  • : May 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Vanessa Mooncie
  • : Hardback
  • : 746.4
  • : 176
  • : full colour throughout, includes 250 photographs, includes 480 illustrations, includes 3 sheets of patterns