Mending Matters - Stitch, Patch, and Repair Your Favorite Denim and More

Author(s): Katrina Rodabaugh

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Mending Matters explores sewing on two levels: First, it includes more than 20 hands-on projects that showcase current trends in visible mending that are edgy, modern, and bold--but draw on traditional stitching. It does all this through just four very simple mending techniques: exterior patches, interior patches, slow stitches, darning, and weaving. In addition, the book addresses the way mending leads to a more mindful relationship to fashion and to overall well-being. In essays that accompany each how-to chapter, Katrina Rodabaugh explores mending as a metaphor for appreciating our own naturally flawed selves, and she examines the ways in which mending teaches us new skills, self-reliance, and confidence, all gained from making things with our own hands.

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General Fields

  • : 9781419729478
  • : Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
  • : Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
  • : October 2018
  • : ---length:- '9'width:- '7'units:- Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 224
  • : Katrina Rodabaugh
  • : Other book format
  • : English