BOOK :: Making Fabric Jewelry :: by Marthe Le Van
Makind Fabric Jewelry
by Marthe Le Van
Review by Monica Mouet
Marthe Le Van has compiled a fascinating series of essential fabric accessories that provide a wonderful blend of modern, vintage, classic, chic, and earthy styles—ideal for both resourceful crafters and the fabric enthusiasts. The book is centered around over 20 top designers contributing their own innovative projects created with recycled fabrics and textiles. They include step-by-step instructions and tips which inspire readers to explore and experiment with ideas of their own. These projects provide both unique challenges as well as fun adventures for any ambitious sewer because of the book’s emphasis on bridging the gap between the old and the new. This is accomplished through the recycling of old clothes and fabrics in order to turn them into one-of-a-kind accessories. Whether you want to find hot new ways to add your own flair to a cuff or wristlet, a neckpiece or brooch, earrings or bracelet, you are guaranteed to find the desired inspiration in Making Fabric Jewelry.