::: THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED :::
Upcycling can be more than just sewing up a new item from an old one! It can also mean mending an old item with techniques that transform it into something fun and amazing! Have you ever tried to patch a hole in something, and realized that your mending gave your project a whole new look and feel?
This book: Visible Mending – Artful Stitchery to Repair and Refresh Your Favorite Things by Jenny Cardon is an excellent resource and guide to do just that! It includes 5 techniques, 35 examples and 150+ photos to give you endless inspiration!
Give worn and torn items new life through unconventional mending techniques. With this book, learn how to master the artful stitchery to repair and refresh your favorite garments, projects, and more.
Learn hand-mending methods, including boro, embroidery, patching, and darning
Create eye-catching reparis with visible mending
This is a technique book for people who have never sewn before and an inspirational book for people who have been sewing for years
This book features 5 techniques, 35 examples and more than 150 photos that make it easier for you to put your unique mark on what you mend
Includes detailed instructions and tips
Author: Jenny Wilding Cardon
Softcover; 80 pages
TO ENTER FOR A CHANCE TO WIN THIS BOOK! Simply comment on this post, tell us what your favorite upcycled item has been! It could be something you made, or even something you saw! Winner will be announced, tomorrow in the next blog post for giveaway #2! Giveaway is open to US and International Participants. Giveaway closes at 10 am PST 8/5/2019.
Here are some other great books for Upcycling:
Nancy’s Notions also has a project category specifically for re-made projects that includes more books and patterns! You can check them out HERE.
See you back here tomorrow!