As promised we are starting the giving spirit early and giving away something every Wednesday until Christmas. I hope you like craft books, because I have a ton to review and give away! First up let’s chat about Amy Butler. You have seen me talk about her book Little Stitches for Little Ones, but today we are going to chat about her latest addition to the literary world – Amy Butler’s Style Stitches: 12 Easy Ways to 26 Wonderful Bags. Yup, we have a copy to give away to one lucky winner!
Who does not love purses? When it comes to purses and purse fabrics, Amy Butler is the queen bee on the crafty scene. There are so many gorgeous bags in Style Stitches it is hard to choose a favorite. The Perfectly Pleated Clutch looks so fancy I would have thought it was way beyond my realm of understanding. Luckily, Amy holds your hold through the entire purse making process from providing you with the actual pattern to tips on installing the zipper. There are big purses like the Fringed Hobo Bag, tiny bags like the Key Keeper Coin Purse and carry all bags for the crafter on the go like the Reversible Everyday Shopper. You could make a purse to suit your every mood from fancy and frilly to simple and chic. Amy was not kidding when she said 12 Easy Ways with 26 Different Bags – the options seem endless. The book seems like it would be a big hit with a novice seamstress like myself or a pro like my mother. The projects are all rated easy to experienced so there is something for everyone.
Speaking of something for everyone, wanna win your own copy of Style Stitches? You have a week to let me know about you and your love of purses. Do you love making them? Is Amy Butler your purse making idol? Do you like a big bag or small bag? Just gimmie a little purse low-down and I’ll pick one lucky winner!
Need more proof that this is a must-have-book for any Amy Butler or purse making fan? Check out this video…