Looking for the perfect gift for a baby or toddler? Nursery Stitch is brimming with beautiful projects for babies and young children. Rebecca Shreeve’s unique ideas combine hand-appliqu, embroidery and simple machine-stitches with gorgeous textiles to create irresistible gifts for the little ones in your life. It includes innovative ways to embellish bought items, such as a nappy bag, bib or baby socks.
More advanced crafters can liven up baby’s room with Doggy Draft Excluder, Monster Play Mat or a Cosy Kitty Cushion. Or if you'd rather make an heirloom toy there are colourful creatures that children of all ages will just adore. Percy Pig will be baby’s best friend in no time and Molly Mouse will be a prized pal for years to come. So say good-bye to shopping and start stitching simply stunning gifts for the ones you love.
Rebecca Shreeve studied textile design at De Montfort University. She creates bespoke toys and soft furnishings that appeal to adults and children alike, which she sells via her website: www.quirkles.co.uk. Rebecca lives in Suffolk.