Jul 10, 2009 10:45 AM
You know that we lurrrvvv to shop as much as any girl…but when we see all of the beautiful fabrics for sale when we’re scouring the internet, we long to be able to whip up a cute outfit in an afternoon. If learning how to sew was on your 2009 New Year resolution list, then pick up Chic & Simple Sewing($22) by Christine Haynes. This book includes over 20 garment patterns for easy-to-sew pieces like wrap dresses and a-line skirts. Pick your fabric, choose your size and cut away. You’ll have a one of a kind wardrobe before you know it. But if the idea of threading a needle is making you cringe, just check out Christine’s website for ready-to-wear pieces that are super cute without the hassle of putting them together yourself.