Mend It Better

Creative Patching, Darning, and Stitching

Welcome to the new face of mending! Learn how to use traditional mending techniques to make worn clothing not just wearable, but better than ever. Don’t hide patches -- make them into bold, beautiful embellishments. Repair holes with colorful thread and a creative darning stitch. Revive a stained shirt with fun embroidery. It’s easy! With detailed step-by-step photography, Kristin Roach teaches you a wide range of patching, darning, and repair stitches using both hand and machine sewing. The how-to text is accompanied by inspiring examples from Roach’s own work and that of other notable craft bloggers and artisans. You’ll love the innovative solutions and the fabulous “new” clothes that you’ll create!

$ 18.95 US

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  • Hardcover with padding
  • Pages: 224
  • Size: 7 x 8
  • Color: Full-color throughout
  • ISBN: 978-1-60342-564-3
  • Order Number: 62564