Synopses & Reviews
When Lotta Jansdotter steps out in one of her signature outfits, fans always ask, andldquo;Did you make that yourself?andrdquo; Often the answer is, andldquo;Yes, and so can you!andrdquo; With that in mind, the style icon created Lotta Jansdotter Everyday Style
, a pattern book/inspiration guide anchored by five easy, versatile sewing patternsandmdash;skirt, dress, blouse, pants/shorts, and jacket/coatandmdash;and highlighted with quick DIY accessories, including hats, bags, scarves, and jewelry.
Photographed over the course of a year in her life in New York, Tennessee, India, and Sweden and organized by season, Jansdotter shares her sources of inspiration and how she and her friends mix and match her key pieces while working, play- ing, resting, and traveling. Lotta Jansdotter Everyday Style brings Jansdotterandrsquo;s infectious and sought-after sense of style to new followers and longtime devotees alike.
Designer Jansdotter shows how easy it is to make cheerful gifts for little cherubs. A new mother herself, the author has created 24 projects that match her simple style with practicality, resulting in sweet, yet durable, essentials. 35 color photographs.
Beloved designer Lotta Jansdotter shows how easy it is to make cheerful gifts for little cherubs. A new mother herself, she's created 24 projects that match her simple style with practicality, resulting in sweet, yet durable, essentials for any rumble-tumble baby. She includes baby hats, bibs, a diaper bag built for the back of a stroller, a ribbon-tag blankie perfect for teething, and many more pint-sized projects. Beautiful photographs inspire while clear step-by-step instructions and how-to illustrations ensure foolproof crafting. With ready-to-use pattern sheets included in the handy front pocket and stencil templates at back, Simple Sewing for Baby makes it a cinch to stitch up modern accessories for both baby and mom.
About the Author
Lotta Jansdotter is a Brooklyn-based Swedish designer. Her creations, ranging from stationery to dishware to textiles, are sold worldwide and have been featured in publications such as O, Martha Stewart Living, and Sweet Paul and at retail stores such as Anthropologie, West Elm, and ABC Carpet. She is the author of five books, including Lotta Jansdotterandrsquo;s Simple Sewing and Lotta Prints.