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Handmade glamping : add a touch of glamour to your camping trip with these 35 gorgeous craft projects / Charlotte Liddle & Lucy Hopping.
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9781782495703
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London : CICO Books, 2018.

©2018
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144 pages : illustrations (colour), maps (colour) ; 21 cm
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Originally published: 2013.

Includes index.
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Summary

Summary

Decorate your tent, tipi, motorhome, or camper van with any of the 35 stunning projects in Handmade Glamping.

Using a variety of crafting techniques including knitting, crochet, quilting, embroidery, patchwork, and appliqué, Charlotte Liddle and Lucy Hopping have created a wonderful range of accessories that will bring retro charm to your idyllic country getaway. Whether you fancy a quiet retreat to secluded beaches or are off to live it up at the summer festivals, you will find something to make your home-away-from-home-look-stunning, and feel cozy and comfortable. Divided into four chapters, Handmade Glamping starts with Recycling and Repurposing, which will show you how to make some stunning embroidered curtains using vintage fabrics, or the hexagonal patchwork scatter pillows to put on the camp bed. In Campfire Cooking there is everything you'll need for a romantic meal under the stars, including decorated plates, quilted placemats, and a picnic bag. Pretty Decorations has crocheted bunting to string outside, a cute cross-stitch picture to hang inside, and pretty storage ideas for small spaces that recycle jam jars and other household items. Finally, Outdoor Living comes with ideas for candle holders, a tent tidy, a wind break, and even a reupholstered deck chair.


Author Notes

Charlotte Liddle and Lucy Hopping have worked as designers in the textile craft industry and have lots of experience developing step-by-step projects for books, websites, publications, and kits. Both have a lovely sense of color, a vintage design esthetic, and employ a contemporary and practical approach to hand and machine textile crafts. Charlotte is the author of various textile books, and Lucy is the author of Macramé Jewelry and Accessories. Charlotte lives in Darlington, UK, and Lucy lives in Burscough, UK.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 6
Chapter 1 Recycling and Repurposing
Honeycomb patchwork pillowp. 10
Vintage tablecloth curtainsp. 14
Colorful rag rugp. 18
Fabric-covered seatingp. 22
Patchwork tableclothp. 26
Knitted pillowp. 30
Yarn and felt flower wreathp. 33
Roll-down blindp. 36
Clay heart buntingp. 40
Chapter 2 Campfire Cooking
Striped knitted tea cozyp. 44
Crochet food coverp. 47
Caravan placematp. 50
Crochet coastersp. 52
Fabric basketp. 55
Embroidered dishtowelp. 58
Picnic basket liningp. 60
Picnic carry bagp. 64
Chapter 3 Pretty Decorations
Crochet buntingp. 70
Crochet shelf edgep. 74
Cross-stitch picturep. 76
Glass jar storagep. 80
Fabric clockp. 84
Fabric bulletin boardp. 87
Dreamcatcherp. 90
Upcycled vintage platesp. 92
Lavender "tea" bagsp. 94
Pompom garlandp. 97
Chapter 4 Outdoor Living
Fabric checkerboardp. 102
Funky flowers shower capp. 104
Pocket tidyp. 106
Embroidered towelp. 109
Glass jar lanternsp. 112
Seaside crochet blanketp. 114
Deck chairp. 118
Windbreakp. 122
Chapter 5 Techniques
Sewingp. 127
Embroideryp. 129
Knittingp. 131
Crochetp. 133
Templatesp. 136
Suppliersp. 142
Indexp. 143
Acknowledgmentsp. 144