Sew Up a Home Makeover (Paperback)

50 Simple Sewing Projects to Transform Your Space

By Lexie Barnes

Storey Publishing, LLC, 9781603427975, 160pp.

Publication Date: September 24, 2011

List Price: 19.95*
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Give your home a fresh new look. Lexie Barnes shows you how to quickly and inexpensively personalize your living space with 50 fun, pattern-free sewing projects that are highly adaptable and visually inspiring. Dramatic before-and-after photographs demonstrate how easy it is to brighten your living room with a custom-designed slipcover or give new life to a bedroom with a colorful headboard cover, lampshade, and matching window treatments. Get sewing and transform your home into the stylish abode you’ve always craved. 

About the Author

Lexie Barnes, a self-taught designer and the creator of a successful line of women’s handbags and accessories, is the author of Sew What! Bags and Sew Up a HomeMakeover. She brings her fun sense of style to every design she creates, and her craft bags have received rave reviews from BUST, Vogue Knitting, Adorn, and Knitty

Praise For Sew Up a Home Makeover: 50 Simple Sewing Projects to Transform Your Space

With a sewing machine and fabric, plus a few household tools (scissors and tape measure, for two), anyone, claims self-taught designer-author Barnes, can make over a chair, a table, or a room.