Fun Stitch Studio
We Love to Sew Bedrooms   Sew in Style   Wonderful Color Wheel   Sew It
March 2014, #11028   April 2014, #11017   May 2014, #11048   June 2014, #20253

We Love to Sew   We Forest Fairy Crafts   Fabric Paper Thread
#10889   #10918   #10929

Kid's Guide to Sewing   Girls Get Stitching   Creature Camp
#11003   #11032   #11012

Whimsical Designs   Doodle Designs   Swirling Designs
#20218   #20219   #20220

Aneela's Pop Out Book   Marisa's Pop Out Book   Erin's Pop Out Book
#20240   #20241   #20242


Fresh on the heels of our astoundingly successful Stash Books imprint, we're excited to announce the creation of FUN STITCH STUDIO, a children's book imprint that strives to instill a love of handmade in the next generation and encourages kids to "Stitch Your Art Out," as the tagline goes. This imprint will nurture new sewists, embroiderers, and quilters with accurate, inspirational, educational, and easy-to-use ideas and projects.

BASICS INCLUDED IN EACH TITLE:
  • Sewing: Know your machine, common terms, tools that make it easier, fabric 411, basics about seam allowances, pressing versus ironing

  • Quilting: Know your machine, common terms, tools that make it easier, the quilt sandwich, tying it together—different ways to make your quilt your own

  • Embroidery: Common terms, tools that make it easier, pearl cotton, floss, supplies; to hoop or not to hoop; basic stitches; tying knots
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photos of projects Purpose
Titles introduce new, fun skills to readers with cool projects to make for themselves or give as gifts while encouraging crafting as a social activity.

Scope
6 titles per year, along with add-on products, including a line of exciting, high-quality coloring books that teach creative coloring with color wheel theory and other design lessons.

Audience
Books and products are geared to 8-to-14-year-olds, oftentimes targeted to a smaller segment such as 8-11 or 11-14.

The Look
FunStitch Studio books are bright and exciting, with lots of content in easy to follow steps that are carefully edited to ensure success. They also feature dynamic color boxes to attract attention, and beautiful set shot photography showing kids having fun with friends.

Specs
All books are 7.5" x 9" using quality paper and matte covers, 128 to 176 pages long, with chunky spines in a package that's fun to hold.
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