Author(s): Lisa Stickley
Your guide to sewing for your home!Whether you're furnishing your first home or apartment or looking to liven up a single room, you'll find irresistible projects in "Made at Home." With thorough instruction and fabulous designs, you'll soon be sewing for every room in your house.Inside "Made at Home," you'll find: Over 30 original projects designed by Lisa Stickley including aprons, window treatments and table linensStep-by-step instructions and illustrations to guide you through each projectA basic techniques section and additional techniques in the projects to build your sewing skills, including how to measure and cut patterns, sew and finish seam, stitch hems and buttonholesWith timeless classics and current trends, "Made at Home" has everything you need to create the sewn projects that make your house a home.
Lisa Stickley in an internationally renowned textile designer, with an expanding homeware and furniture range. After training at Central St. Martins College of Art and Design in London, Lisa was approached by fashion house Burberry to create a line of tablecloths in 2002. This proved to be the starting point for Lisa's own business, which sells charming yet affordable homewares. Her lines are distributed all over the world and will soon be carried by Anthropolgie. Fans of her products include Angelina Jolie, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kirsten Dunst.