Handmade Home, by Soule, Amanda Blake
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- ISBN: 9781590305959 | 1590305957
- Cover: Trade Paper
- Copyright: 8/11/2009
Handmade Homeoffers simple sewing and craft projects for the home that reflect the needs, activities, and personalities of today's families. Filled with thirty-three projects made by reusing and repurposing materialsfrom vintage feedsacks to old sheets and towelsand including some projects that children can help with, all of the items here offer a practical use in the home. Amanda Soule does much more than simply present a collection of handmade items; she reveals crafting as a lifestyle based on the principles of consuming less and reusing more, appreciating the earth, and connecting to our families. This is a craft book that gives you the tools for creating a lifeand a homefull of beauty, integrity, and joy. Projects include: Papa's Healing Cozy: This hot water bottle cover becomes a simple way to offer comfort to a sick child Baby Sling: A simple pattern for an object that offers so much to a small childrefuge from the world and a place to lay their head next to a parent' heart Beach Blanket To-Go: Repurpose old sheets to create the perfect picnic blanket for special outdoor meals Cozy Wall Pockets: A creative solution for storing a child's small treasures.