Crafty Chica's Guide to Artful Sewing: Fabu-low-sew Projects for the Everyday Crafter

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Potter Craft, 2009 - Crafts & Hobbies - 144 pages
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Kathy Cano-Murillo, the Crafty Chica, is not a seamstress. She is a thread artist. And inCrafty Chica's Guide to Artful Sewing, she'll show how to harness the power of her fearless kamikaze sewing style–just dive in and give it 100 percent. Here you'll not only find out the nuts and bolts of sewing, but learn to have confidence to blaze your own sewing trail with confidence and flair. (And sprinkle of glitter!) The Crafty Chica is here to bring out the thread artist in you.

Whether you can hardly sew on a button or are already threading bobbins like a champ, Kathy's got a project just for you. From place mat totes to embellished skirts,Crafty Chica's Guide to Artful Sewingproves that you're in charge of your sewing machine, not the other way around. With these 30 fun fabu-low-sew projects to carry, wear, and use around the home, you can leave the ordinary behind and channel your own Crafty Chica within.

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User Review  - soniajesq - LibraryThing

Kathy Cano Murillo does it again! I sew a great deal and purchased this book to add a dose of creativity to my sewing and it has! The projects are quick and easy so you can make something different and very creative almost every day if you want to even if you are a beginner. Read full review

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About the author (2009)

KATHY CANO-MURILLO is an artist of all trades. The designer of the Crafty Chica product line, the author of several craft books and a forthcoming novel, a nationally syndicated columnist, and a jewelry designer featured in Target, she has conquered nearly all imaginable creative pursuits. Her work has graced the airwaves of NPR's Weekend Edition, HGTV, the DIY network, and find out more, visit her award-winning website

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