That Handmade Touch showcases Svetlana Sotak’s talent for creating everyday essentials with a signature style, through the use of thoughtful fabrics, clean patchwork, and precise construction techniques. Sotak believes in the spirit of generous living and sharing her love of sewing through her popular online tutorials and Craftsy class. Now, in her first book, she teaches how to create cohesive, sophisticated projects, ranging from small to large and featuring quilt-as- you-go, basic piecing, and expert bag-making instructions to achieve a polished professional finish.
Accessories projects include clutches, pouches, and bags; home decor projects include quilts, baskets, and cushions. With Svetlana Sotak’s guidance, sewists can create delightful sewing designs that will rival what can be found at any upscale boutique.
About the Author
Svetlana Sotak lives in The Netherlands with her husband and three children. She is a self-taught sewist, quilter, pattern designer, and screen printer who has generously shared countless online tutorials and has gathered a rapidly expanding following for her clean piecing and sophisticated fabric choices. She is a Craftsy instructor and enjoys sharing her creative journey with her thousands of fans.
Looking to hone your sewing skills? Take notes from Svetlana Sotak whose talent for creating everyday essentials comes from her thoughtful use of fabrics, clean patchwork, and precise construction techniques. Now, in her first book, she passes on her expertise in projects ranging from quilts, baskets, accessories, and home decor.
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New from online sensation Svetlana Sotak, That Handmade Touch showcases the author's talent for creating everyday essential using thoughtful fabrics, clean patchwork and precise construction. The book features more than 20 sewing projects including a quilt, baskets and cushions. There's also useful advice on colour, texture and fabric weight for each design. The retail prices is GBP23.99.
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