Fat Quarter: Toys2020-02-04T16:29:22+00:00

Fat Quarter: Toys

  • Publishing: Spring 19
  • Pub month: June
  • ISBN-13: 9781784945138
  • Author: Susie Johns
  • Price: £12.99
  • Binding: PB with flaps
  • No. of pages: 152
  • Dimensions: 275 x 215 mm
  • Colour: Full colour throughout

Fat Quarter: Toys is the latest addition to a fabulous series of stash-busting sewing books. There are 25 cute and colourful toys and games to make for young children, all from fat quarters or fabric scraps. Each project has clear step-by-step instructions and beautiful accompanying photography, and there’s a useful tools and techniques section for those who are new to sewing. This book is ideal for using up leftover remnants of fabric, and the projects make great gifts.

Projects include: tiger rattle, rabbit cuddle blanket, teddy bear, fox in sleeping bag, fishing set, bean bags, stacking rings, memory game, alphabet letters, number cubes, rag doll and picnic blankets.


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.