Follow a celebrated maker on a creative journey inspired by a simpler time. In Maggie Bonanomi’s world, hand-drawn patterns and hand-dyed wool combine with artful motifs and casual stitches. The result is a plain-and-simple collection of primitive projects that are a delight to make, use, and enjoy. No fancy skills to learn, no expensive tools to buy: a needle, thread, and wool are all stitchers need to begin. Create pillows, runners and toppers, wall art, and even clever vegetables crafted into sewing essentials, including a pincushion and scissors keeper, make them in minutes to warm up any nook in your home. The ease of Maggie’s designs will charm any maker, as all things do when they’re handmade and from the heart. 17 projects are easy to make and quick to finish, perfect for beginners and beyond. Includes step-by-step instructions for wool-sewing techniques and embroidery stitches. Honors the art of handmade; inspired by the beauty of nature.