Fat Quarter: Bags & Purses2020-01-23T10:34:05+00:00

Fat Quarter: Bags & Purses

  • Publishing: Spring 18
  • Pub month: April
  • ISBN-13: 9781784944193
  • Author: Susie Johns
  • Price: £12.99
  • Binding: PB with flaps
  • No. of pages: 144
  • Dimensions: 275 x 215 mm
  • Colour: Full colour throughout

Part of a fantastic series of stash-busting sewing books aimed at beginner to intermediate crafters, this book has 25 quick and easy projects to make, all from fat quarters or fabric scraps. Each project has easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions and beautiful accompanying photography, as well as a comprehensive techniques section. This book is ideal for using up leftover remnants of fabric to make a whole range of useful bags and purses. Give them to your family and friends, or keep them for yourself!

Projects include: beach bag, tool bag, toy bag, art and craft caddy, animal purse, lipstick pouch, swimming bag, overnight bag, gadget travel bag, sightseeing wallet, laptop bag.


Author Information

Susie Johns
Susie Johns is an artist and designer who has written dozens of craft books, mostly on knitting, crochet and sewing, including Knitted Pets, Knitted Woodland CreaturesFat Quarter: Bags & Purses and Fat Quarter: Vintage (all GMC Publications). Her patterns and designs appear regularly in consumer craft magazines in the UK, such as Let’s Knit, Sew and Let’s Get Crafting, and she has written numerous patterns for suppliers such as DMC. She has also demonstrated various crafts on television. Susie studied Fine Art at The Slade School and went on to pursue a career in publishing as an editor before becoming freelance. Alongside her writing career, she teaches drawing and painting at a local adult education college.She also runs classes and workshops on knitting and crochet and has been involved in a number of textile-based community projects in and around London, where she lives.