Whether you want to learn how to darn from scratch or to refine skills you already have, this book offers a fresh and sustainable approach to style.
Flora Collingwood-Norris blends practical darning with creativity in this step by step reference guide to visible mending.
From written instructions and photos learn how to repair holes and ragged edges, add pattern and create something new and beautiful from garments you thought you’d never wear again.
From a tiny hole to extensive damage, and everything in between, Flora’s instructions and suggestions will revive your knits and give them a new look
- what equipment you’ll need
- the best stitches for darning and embroidery and how to make them
- how to mend cuffs, edges and holes
- how knitwear behaves and how to look after it
- colour and design
Hardback, 144 pages, approx. 240 x 195mm