DK books always have great color photos and illustrations. This is particularly helpful when teaching a skill like sewing! It's very step-by-step, from supplies to stitches to projects. Learn to sew on a button, make custom cards, simple projects with fleece and felt using a running stitch and a backstitch, banners, water bottle carrier, and all sorts of things from old (or new) socks! The projects are just charming and kids will love sharing what they create. Along the way, they learn some very basic sewing skills they can build upon. 64 pgs, hc. ~ Sara
Get crafty! Learn how to sew with 10 easy projects for kids and beginners in Let's Sew. Filled with sewing ideas and guides, Let's Sew is the perfect book for kids who are joining the DIY trend. Kids will learn the invaluable skill of sewing on a button as well as a running stitch. There are also easy-to-make projects including birds, badges, and fish bookmarks. Designed with kids in mind, each spread is engaging with bright colors and simple instructions that help kids learn how to sew. Let's Sew is the fun beginner sewing book that teaches practical skills to last a lifetime.
Author Winky Cherry believes that children should learn to sew by hand before they learn to use a sewing machine. Hand sewing skills develop finger dexterity, and teach the value of patience and practice. This series gently leads children through their first sewing experiences.