This stunning new book is full of practical information on how to create bright, fresh items for your home. There are over 50 stunning projects, all beautifully photographed and with an emphasis on simplicity and style. There is a wealth of information and advice offered here on chairs, tables, beds and windows: *A basics section takes you through all the essential techniques, from simple hems and seams to piping and buttonholes. *Step-by-step instructions and color diagrams take you through the various stages, making them straightforward and simple, even for the beginner *A range of projects to suit all tastes and levels of skill, from simple cushion covers and table linens to interlined curtains and fitted bedcovers *And much more! Soft furnishings are an essential part of any home, even the most minimalist space needs bed linens and window coverings. Color, texture and pattern add warmth and comfort and can turn a home into a place that is decorative as well as functional. The techniques are clearly explained and illustrated with step-by-step photographs making this book accessible to those new to sewing as well as more experienced stitchers.