Each chapter is based on one of the three featured patterns, a Square Yoke, a Round Yoke and Bottoms & Pockets. Within each chapter, the basic pattern is transformed with Kari’s unique fabric and trim techniques to create an all new look. Often paired with a matching “bottom”, projects are delightfully over-the-top.
Kari’s signature styling is nowhere more evident than in the fanciful embellishments she has created using her Whimsy Sticks™. This enchanting journey to the kingdom of Whimsy will leave you loopy for ribbons and trims and have you seeing the beauty of circles through Kari’s eyes. In-depth step-by-step instructions plus Kari’s tips & hints make you feel as if she is whispering encouragement as you sew!
New additions include “Change it Up!” & “on the Flip Side”, these each feature another creative interpretation of projects to not only inspires your creativity, but shows you how it’s done! “Mostly Made by Me” is her inspirational chapter showing you how to weave your own magic applying a touch of whimsy to ready-made clothing and accessories.
full color pages
Whimsy Stick flowers, swirl flowers and more
Step-by-step photos with clear illustrations
Includes full-sized patterns:
Reversible pull-over-the-head square (top/dress)
Reversible pull-over-the-head round yoke (top/dress)
Bottoms & pockets patterns (shorts, walking shorts, capri & pants plus cargo pant)
Full sized patterns in sizes 2-8 girls