By Kirstyn Cogan
Sew your solution to Scandinavian kind as you embody minimum, glossy layout. Luxuriate within the textures of summery linens and iciness wools as you stitch 18 tasks, from upscale domestic decor to wearables. You'll love the stylish but beginner-friendly sewing and embroidery patterns—the ideal approach to adorn ready-mades or to stitch from scratch. those tasks supply attractive, practical designs for modern dwelling. dressmaker and writer Kirstyn Cogan immerses you in her Nordic tradition, with hand made sleek goods to make on your domestic and family—plus scrumptious-sounding recipes and scintillating tidbits concerning the local traditions.
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Extra resources for Urban Scandinavian Sewing: 18 Seasonal Projects for Modern Living
Overlap ribbons Easy Suggested Ribbon Woven ribbon with soft or medium hand, single- or double-sided Amount needed: 16 × width of project ribbon Measure and Cut Ribbon width Cut 4 lengths 4RW. 1˝ 4˝ 7/8˝ 31/2˝ 3/4˝ 3˝ 5/8˝ 21/2˝ 1/2˝ 2˝ 3/8˝ 11/2˝ 1/4˝ 1˝ Overlap ribbons 2. Anchor knot the thread into the top right corner section, 1RW down from the top petal’s outer selvage edge. Gather stitch diagonally through both layers of ribbon across the corner section toward the opposite selvage edge; loop over the edge.
Use folded ribbon width of flower for leaf ribbon width. SK ILL LE VEL: Easy Suggested Ribbon 2 different colors of silk bias habotai ribbon 2. Tackstitch the middle of the inner layer to the crinoline; anchor knot and cut the thread. Amount needed: Inner layer: 12 × width of Color 1 ribbon Outer layer: 16 × width of Color 2 ribbon 4. Arrange the outer layer under the inner layer, on top of the crinoline. Gently pull the thread to close the opening of the outer layer. Tackstitch the inner gathers to the crinoline and anchor knot the thread.
1. Center: Cut a length of ribbon 144RW (see chart above). Follow the directions for the dandelion; cut off the excess thread. 2. Petals: Cut 12 lengths of ribbon 3RW (see chart above). Follow the directions to make a kimono petal from each length, folding the left side over the right. Cut the threads. 5. Arrange the center on top of the raw edges of the petals; tackstitch between the folds around the outer edge. Anchor knot the thread into the crinoline. 3. Stitch through the raw edge of each petal at the gathered seam.