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Making Children's Clothes

25 stylish step-by-step sewing projects for 0–5 years, including full-size paper patterns

Expert seamstress Emma Hardy explains how to make beautiful and unique clothes for your children with these 25 simple and practical designs.

Expert seamstress Emma Hardy explains how to make beautiful and unique clothes for your children with these 25 simple and practical designs.

Make charming clothes for your children�by combining a few easy-to-learn stitches with great fabrics and trims—choose from 25 different projects, including dresses, simple shirts and elasticated trousers, sleepwear, and accessories such as hats, bibs, bootees, and aprons. There are clothes for young boys and girls, toddlers and babies, all with full-size paper patterns provided. Packed with useful tips and sewing techniques, Making Children’s Clothes is a comprehensive guide to creating fantastic items that any child will love to wear.

Emma Hardy is a keen gardener and an equally keen crafter. Emma’s gardening books for CICO include Small Summer Gardens, The Winter Garden,�Teeny Tiny Gardening, and Tiny Tabletop Gardens; her craft books for CICO include Learn to Sew, Making Children's Clothes, Quilting in No Time, Hand-Crafted Cards, My First Sewing Machine Book, and My First Rock Painting Book. Married with two daughters, Emma lives in south London, UK.

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