Natural Knits and Organic Crafts for Moms, Babies, and A Better WorldBook - 2006
All natural handcrafts are the perfect treat for a new mum and her baby. NATURE BABIES explores three arenas of handwork - knitting, felting and sewing. In this book, Tara Jon Manning presents a collection of over thirty projects that are each crafted with organic ingredients. From a natural hemp stroller bag, a bath "suite" made from high-quality natural yarn, to fun toys fashioned from organic fleece, this collection witll equally delight and soothe both baby and mum. These projects cater to beginner crafters, and will captivate intermediates and experts with their all-natural approach to craft. Detailed illustrations and schematics guide crafters through each project, and full colour photography of each item reveals the exquisite beauty of Tara's designs. Throughout the book readers will also discover charming baby folklore from around the world, information about herbs and organic farming, recipes for aromatherapy and essential oils, and tips natural remedies fro baby and mum, offering a holistic view of caring for our babies, ourselves and our world.
Publisher: New York : Potter Craft, c2006
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: 746 M316n 2006
Characteristics: 144 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm