Beautiful Ragwork

By: Raekes, Lizzie

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Using a range of recycled materials from nylon, cotton, lycra, and crimplene to plastic bags, Lizzie Reakes' designs have a wit and originality that will inspire even the most reluctant needlecrafter to reach for his canvas.
24 exciting and original projects include:
* Shaped hearth rugs
* Patchwork squares
*Children's activity mats
*Sentimental samplers
*Wall banners
*Muslin curtains
*Cushion covers
*Shoulder bags
*Hair accessories
*Ties
*And much more
Reakes' projects combine hand-hooking and simple applique to eye-catching effect. She explains each project aided by clear step-by-step photographs. And she includes templates for over a dozen designs. With its extensive guide to choosing materials and making the best use of color, pattern, and texture, this is the ideal book for the ragwork enthusiast...and for anyone who wants a stellar introduction to this exciting craft

Title: Beautiful Ragwork

Author Name: Raekes, Lizzie

Categories: Craft, Book,

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Saint Martin's Press, LLC: 2002

ISBN Number: 0312303955

ISBN Number 13: 9780312303952

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New Jacket

Seller ID: 001386

Description: Using a range of recycled materials from nylon, cotton, lycra, and crimplene to plastic bags, Lizzie Reakes' designs have a wit and originality that will inspire even the most reluctant needlecrafter to reach for his canvas. 24 exciting and original projects include: * Shaped hearth rugs* Patchwork squares*Children's activity mats*Sentimental samplers*Wall banners*Muslin curtains*Cushion covers*Shoulder bags*Hair accessories*Ties *And much more!!! Reakes' projects combine hand-hooking and simple applique to eye-catching effect. She explains each project aided by clear step-by-step photographs. And she includes templates for over a dozen designs. With its extensive guide to choosing materials and making the best use of color, pattern, and texture, this is the ideal book for the ragwork enthusiast...and for anyone who wants a stellar introduction to this exciting craft!

Keywords: HANDICRAFT CRAFTS HOBBIES GENERAL