35 step-by-step sewing projects that encapsulate the simplicity and elegance of Scandinavian style.
Scandinavian style is perennially popular due to its simplicity and elegance. In Sew Scandinavian, Kajsa Kinsella has created a collection of beautiful hand-stitched projects inspired by her Swedish childhood. For the home, there is a folklore flower pillow and a braided heart string and tassel decoration that will bring warmth to any interior. Handstitched accessories include a cool blue iPad cover and a stylish tote bag featuring a dala horse that will look great all year round. Kajsa has designed adorable projects for the nursery, including felt pets for small hands to squirrel away in decorated matchboxes, felt cinnamon buns that will spark hours of imaginative play, and a fun felt memory game for all the family. Finally, there are seasonal crafting ideas, such as a forest friends Christmas stocking and an eye-catching winter mobile to adorn your home. Each project is accompanied by step-by-step photographs and clear instructions.
Kajsa Kinsella grew up as part of a very creative family in Sweden. Today she makes beautiful handcrafted projects inspired by the Swedish values, memories and traditions of her childhood. Kajsa is the editor of 'Scandinavian Makes' magazine and contributes to a wealth of craft publications. 'Sew Scandinavian' is her first book for CICO Books. You can find her at www.thenorthernshores.com. The author lives in Co. Wicklow, Ireland.