Girls' Best Book of Knitting, Sewing, and Embroidery by Virginie Desmoulins


Girls' Best Book of Knitting, Sewing, and Embroidery by Virginie Desmoulins

In this delightful children's book, girls are introduced to the basics of knitting, embroidery and sewing via step-by-step illustrated lessons and 29 easy projects, such as embroidered t-shirts and patches, knitted flowers and fruit and sewn bags and hair bands. An extra-special feature is a cardboard doll that can be removed from the front cover and then dressed in embroidered, knitted and sewn clothing made by following the instructions in the book. The embroidery section has 5 lessons, 9 projects and 4 patterns. The knitting section has 8 lessons and 9 projects. The sewing section has 5 lessons, 11 projects and 4 patterns.

About the Author

Virginie Desmoulins has authored several popular craft books in French, including Tricots pour les bebes (knitting for babies) and Custom' Tout (customizing purchased clothing).

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112 pages


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Publication date

24th January 2007



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