The Mending Directory: 50 Modern Stitch Patterns for Visible Repairs (Paperback)
Repair your well-loved clothes beautifully An inspiring guide to eco-friendly and sustainable fashion, The Mending Directory offers 50 modern stitch patterns and sashiko visible mending designs to transform your favorite pieces from worn-out to wow Perfect for both beginners and those with sewing experience, this guide will help you save money, building your sewing and stitching skills, and make stunning fashion statements. Each sashiko pattern is organized by skill level and feature a variety of styles for all kinds of wearables. From geometric grid-based patterns to charming nature-inspired designs, The Mending Directory has something for everyone and every item in need of TLC.
Erin Eggenburg is a visible mender, instructor, and owner of wrenbirdarts, an online mending and embroidery shop. The host of the Mending Club, an online mending forum she created for visible mending enthusiasts, Erin also hosts several in-person and online workshops and events in the Pacific Northwest where she teaches crafters of all skill levels sashiko style mending and visible mending techniques. Her handmade products are sold in stores in Washington, California, Pennsylvania, and Colorado, as well as online. Erin's work has been featured in Buzzfeed, HuffPost, HuffPost Weddings, Parade Magazine, SeattleMet Magazine, and several online blogs. To learn more about Erin and her business, visit www.WrenBirdArts.com, or follow her on Instagram @wrenbirdmends.