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By Claire Wellesley-Smith

The pleasures available from slowing down might be many, with connections to sustainability, simplicity, mirrored image, and tuning into conventional and different multicultural cloth traditions. sluggish sew is a much-needed advisor to adopting a less-is-more technique, valuing caliber over volume, and bringing a significant and considerate method of cloth perform. Claire Wellesley-Smith introduces various ways that you could gradual your cloth paintings down, together with: utilizing uncomplicated options encouraged by way of conventional perform (including hand-stitch rhythms) Reusing and re-inventing fabrics (reuse even outdated fabric tasks) restricting your gear Mending revisited (practical and ornamental recommendations) undertaking principles and assets that support in the direction of creating a extra sustainable cloth perform Richly illustrated all through, and showcasing paintings from the easiest cloth artists who paintings during this approach, this can be a really inspirational publication for these seeking to reconnect with their craft and to discover a brand new approach of working.

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