Pretty Birds

18 Simple Projects to Sew and Love


By Virginia Lindsay

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$15.99 CAD




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This item is a preorder. Your payment method will be charged immediately, and the product is expected to ship on or around March 3, 2015. This date is subject to change due to shipping delays beyond our control.

Create colorful peacocks, cheerful canaries, and adorable penguins with these simple, beautiful projects to sew and love. With pattern templates included and step-by-step instructions, you can creatively put together pretty bird crafts for your friends, and even more for yourself! The birds you create are not just unique and cute decorations but also little critters than can double as plushies, pillows, and more. Before you know it you’ll have dozens of unique birds decorating your home. Pretty Birds is a must-have for avid bird lovers and crafters alike.

  • “A flock of sweet birds will soon roost at home of the sewist who picks up this small but pleasing book by Lindsay, who blogs as Gingercake, a name many sewing enthusiasts will recognize.”
    –Publishers Weekly
    “Profusely illustrated throughout, each project features informative commentaries and complete 'sewer friendly' step-by-step instructions. Enjoyable, fun and entertaining, "Pretty Birds" is very highly recommended for personal and community library Needlecraft instructional guide collections.”
    –Midwest Book Review

On Sale
Mar 3, 2015
Page Count
128 pages
Running Press

Virginia Lindsay

About the Author

US-based pattern-designer and sewer Virginia Lindsay is the creator of Gingercake Patterns and the author of the blog Gingercake. A sewing addict with a passion for fabrics, Virginia creates and sells her own patterns for a whole range of items, from cute plushies and pillows to bags and notebook slipcovers. She lives with her husband and three kids in Freeport, PA.

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