Sewing Modkid Style

Sewing Modkid Style

Modern Threads for the Cool Girl [With Pattern(s)]

By Patty Young

Wiley (TP), Spiral, 9780470947685, 158pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2012


Download patterns at http: // patterns to sew cool threads for the modern girl

Books by fabric designers are hot, sewing with knits is on the rise, and children's clothing and accessories are the most popular projects in the category. Combining all three of these with her fresh, signature style, Patty Young offers up a compelling collection of children's wear for her eager audience of blog followers and fans of her pattern and fabric designs.

In "Sewing MODKID Style," you'll get 20 patterns that can be customized to fit toddlers (sizes 2T-5T) or girls (sizes 6-10). Embracing Patty's specialty of designing patterns with knit fabrics which allow children to run, stretch, and play comfortably the projects dress your girl with flair and style.Extensive sewing and finishing techniques for knit fabrics Styling tips are included throughout, such as how to wear leggings on their own or under a skirt and how to sew a dress that can double as a shirtShowcasing Patty's colorful and wearable designs, projects are great for moms, gift givers, and knit fabric enthusiasts

If you're a beginning to intermediate sewer with a young girl in your life, you'll love the projects in "Sewing MODKID Style.

About the Author
Patty Young is a licensed textile designer for Michael Miller Fabrics and owner of MODKID LLC, which specializes in high-quality, boutique-style sewing patterns. She is also a published author and her designs have appeared in publications worldwide. Patty lives in Illinois.