Amy Butler's In Stitches: More Than 25 Simple and Stylish by Amy Butler

By Amy Butler

Celebrated clothier Amy Butler brings her clean, glossy variety to the undying craft of stitching. during this lavishly illustrated choice of styles, she offers greater than 25 captivating tasks starting from soft ground cushions to shrewdpermanent aprons to classy purses. Lush images encourage, whereas how-to illustrations and easy textual content (minus the complicated stitching lingo) make it a cinch to accomplish fantastically entire tasks. additionally, Amy deals considerate pointers on discovering and treating new or classic materials, an easy-to-navigate recommendations part, and a word list and source advisor at again. no matter if it's stylish placemats and napkins for the kitchen, a sumptuous kimono-style gown for the tub, or convenient organizer baskets for the house place of work Amy Butler's In Stitches makes it effortless to create appealing components for each room and each temper.

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15 Fold through the points indicated from edge to edge. Unfold. Fold the angle bisectors. Unfold. 16 Fold the angle bisectors. Unfold. Fold the angle bisectors. Unfold. indd 37 (RAY) (Text) 37 6/25/13 3:20 PM PM Job:06-30780 Title: Origami6/25/13 Masters3:56 Bugs #175 DTP:228 Page:37 17 18 Valley fold between the points indicated. Unfold. 20 Turn over. 21 23 24 Close up of result. Pleat fold. 22 Valley fold as shown, from the midpoint at the bottom edge. Unfold. Magnified view. 38 19 Pinching the center, slide the paper up and flatten on existing creases.

Indd 64 (RAY) (Text) 6/25/13 4:59 PM PM Job:06-30780 Title: Origami6/25/13 Masters3:56 Bugs #175 DTP:228 Page:64 ters Bugs Page:64 89 90 91 Point A Point B Flip the top section over. 92 Pull out a single layer and flatten to match the back. 93 Valley fold point A over to point B. 94 Point B Point A Spread-squash the side while stretching forward. The next step shows where points A and B land. 95 Swing points A and B up as far as possible. 96 Precrease the top flap: valley fold the corner and unfold.

14 Unfold the pleat. 15 16 12–14 Reverse fold the sides. 56 Repeat steps 12 to 14 behind. Valley fold the top flap up. indd 56 (RAY) (Text) 6/25/13 4:58 PM PM Job:06-30780 Title: Origami6/25/13 Masters3:56 Bugs #175 DTP:228 Page:56 ters Bugs Page:56 17 18 Valley fold over. Note that a 90º angle is formed. 20 19 Valley fold up. 17–19 21 22 Mountain fold. Spread the sides apart, squashing the top flap down. Mirror steps 17 to 19 on the other side. 23 Unfold the pleat. 24 Rabbit-ear the top flap. 25 Squash the center flap.

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