Author(s): Belle & Boo
This unique craft book of Belle & Boo themed playtime projects contains ideas and instructions for over 25 makes designed to engage a child's imagination. Each sewing project will transport your child to another world where they can fantasise about being a pirate, a ballerina or even a woodland creature. Belle's Bakery helps children to hone their numeracy skills through selling the felt cupcakes, biscuits and carrots, which can be traded for the Belle & Boo currency that is created by copying and colouring the coin templates. Special sewing projects include Honey Bear, a classic jointed teddy, as well as the Belle Rag Doll who has a selection of outfits from a gingham party dress to snuggly pyjamas. Full step-by-step instructions are given for all the projects and all the templates are supplied where necessary. Containing a mixture of charming illustrations and photographs, this captivating book will help you to discover the many delightful worlds that Mandy Sutcliffe creates with her simple but stylish images of Belle and Boo.
storybook illustrations for children. The brand specialises in high-quality art prints, stationery, party goods, clothing, accessories, printed fabrics and other homeware items. Founded by illustrator Mandy Sutcliffe and her business partner Kate Shafe, Belle & Boo now has over 50 stockists in the UK and an increasing presence overseas. There are now more than 500 stockists worldwide including Belgium, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Singapore. Author location: Bristol www.belleandboo.com