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Sew Eco-Friendly


25 reusable projects for sustainable sewing by Debbie Shore

  • Publisher: Search Press
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 01 July 2021
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781782219262
  • Carton Qty: Not Yet Published
  • Size: 8 x 10 inches
  • Illustrations: 450
  • Pages: 96
  • RRP: $16.95

Sew 25 stylish, reusable projects to help reduce waste

It’s never been more important to be mindful of what we consume. This book will help you to make 25 small but meaningful life swaps to help reduce waste. For example, trade in your disposable face wipes and replace them with washable pads; make beeswax fabric wraps and elasticated covers so that you never have to buy single-use plastic food wrap again; make a sturdy shopping tote to replace single-use plastic versions.

Packed with all the easy-to-follow instructions and friendly sewing tips you expect from Debbie Shore, this book also contains hints and tips for face scrubs, bath salts and more to use with your new projects, or to make a perfect eco-friendly gift.

Table of Contents

10 tips for the complete beginner7
Materials & tools8
Useful stitches12
Key techniques13

Make up remover pads 18

Wax sandwich wrap 20

Wax snack pouch 22

Bath sponges 24

Hemp tote bag 26

Baby wipe bag 30

Bottle bag 38

Stocking gift bags 40

Grocery bag 44

Plant pot covers 48

Fabric gift wrap 50

Gift cube 54

Gift bags 58

Repair kit 62

Bowl covers 68

Apron 70

Wipes: baby wipes, tumble drier sheets and kitchen wipes 74

Foldaway bag 76

Cork lunchbag 80

Cutlery roll 84

Face coverings: simple mask, shaped mask, carry pouch 88

Template 95

Index 96


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