kraft-tex combines the best of leather & fabric. Learn how to create with kraft-tex, the rugged paper that looks, feels and wears like leather, but sews, cuts and washes just like fabric. Today’s top designers come together to show you how to work with this exciting new material in this how-to book. Discover endless creative techniques for working with kraft-tex, including stitching, embossing, painting, dyeing, embellishing, inkjet printing, washing, distressing, weaving, burning, die-cutting – combine methods for stunning results. Packed with inventive techniques anyone can master! Projects include home décor, bags and accessories from eighteen well-known contributors, including Jen Carlton Bailly, Carrie Bloomston (SUCH Designs), Rachel Gander (Imagine Gnats), Michelle Jensen (Mixi Heart), Maryellen Kim (Twist Style), Cheryl Kuczek (Paradiso Designs), Karen LePage (One Girl Circus), Nicole Mallalieu (YOU SEW GIRL!), Caro Sheridan (Splityarn), Alyssa Thomas (Penguin & Fish) and Annabel Wrigley (Little Pincushion Studio). Filled with imaginative ideas to kick-start your kraft-tex creativity; you’ll want to make every project in the book.