Natashia Curtin’s From Cover to Cover book bag pattern — a fun library bag for children —features a selection of embroidered book covers to decorate the bag, including “Fall Asleep on the Last Page” and “Never French Kiss a Frog”. This makes a great gift for children and is a large enough bag for holding big children’s books.
Use fun, colourful text for the bag to emphasise the book and reading theme of the project
Materials list includes colour names and codes for DMC stranded embroidery cottons used in the embroidery
Trace your embroidery from the pattern sheet provided
Stitches used include backstitch, chain stitch, cross stitch, French knot, running stitch, satin stitch, straight stitch
Step-by-step instructions, coloured photographs of the embroidery and detailed diagrams take you through cutting your fabric and creating your embroidery to bag construction, including the inner pocket for a library card
Includes Natashia’s tips on French knots, chain stitch and tracing
Ideal project for intermediate crafters with embroidery experience