Slow Stitch Movement
Posted by Lynn Merrill on Jul 28th 2016
The slow stitch movement is all the buzz! Celebrate the love of creative, thoughtful sewing with Stitch Zakka, Zakka Style, and now Sew Illustrated—35 Charming Fabric & Thread Designs!
Stitch Zakka features 22 projects to sew and embellish from today’s top designers. The designers use beautiful embroidery thread to bring a fresh perspective to the centuries-old technique of embroidery. Each small project has simple step-by-step instructions—ideal for beginner and intermediate sewists.
Award-winning* Zakka Style, compiled by Rashida Coleman-Hale of Cotton + Steel Fabrics, provides a stunning collection of 24 projects by today’s popular designers.
Rashida Coleman-Hale has gathered talented designers from around the world to bring you 24 delightful Zakka projects. Zakka, meaning "many things," is all about all the little things that improve your home and appearance. These clever, modern projects are a cinch to sew using basic patchwork, appliqué, and embroidery. Scrap-friendly and fun for all sewing skill levels.
Nesting Boxes by Laurraine Yuyama
Sew Illustrated introduces you to Minki Kim's signature style of sewing illustration, with 35 designs for 16 projects. Minki collaborated with her best friend Kristin Esser to write the book, and together the pair encourages you to take your time and embrace small imperfections—they add to the handmade look.
Pick up your copies of Stitch Zakka, Zakka Style and Sew Illustrated—35 Charming Fabric & Thread Designs today!
*Award winner in the 2012 International Book Awards