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CRAFT: Super Crafty Kidz

Sewing was one of the first crafts that I was really into as a wee kid. I learned from my mom and figured out what I could from trial and error. If only at the time this book, Super Simple Sewing was available. This book + kit comes with materials and instructions needed to make three easy sewing projects: a purse, bird, and felt bracelet. The materials are safe for kids and sets them up for sewing success. A shoe-string style thread with attached cord-catcher eliminates the need for knots and also gives the projects a pretty bead look. I loved that the pre-printed fabrics and felt are all perforated with holes. The instructions show you how to sew through the projects each step of the way so in the end your child has a finished project to play with while learning basic sewing techniques.


Supersimplesewing Natprojects
I made all three projects to test them out and I loved the satisfaction of making them. Kids can improvise on how they add the embellished flowers too!
Supersimplesewing Projects
The book is well designed with cute photos and fun illustrations. The illustrated instructions even show kids how to fix simple mistakes.
Book Giveaway Time!
Three lucky CRAFT readers will each receive a copy of Super Simple Sewing! Please make sure you include your email address in the comment form field (won’t be published). All comments will be closed by noon PST on Friday, November 27th. The lucky winners will be announced later on the site. Good luck!
Also this month, as a special to CRAFT readers, get 25% off all Klutz titles by entering in promo code CRAFT at checkout!


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  1. Diana Moxcey says:

    I love so many of the Klutz books. Would love to have the Paper Flowers book for my daughters… I love making paper flowers when I was a kid.

  2. Lindsey S says:

    this would be perfect for my niece :)

  3. GrowingLikeTrees says:

    I love it, and so would my kids!

  4. Jessica says:

    I’ve got a niece this would be perfect for!

  5. kara-noel says:

    This is adorable! The perfect gift for my cousin in Oklahoma :)

  6. Andi says:

    I’d love this for my daughter!

  7. kah says:

    that’s adorable, my little sister would love it (:

  8. greetingarts says:

    Every single one of the Klutz books is such a winner! Hope I am one, too… :0)

  9. Natalie says:

    No offense, but these “book reviews” are reading like sponsored posts and it is making me sad. :(

  10. Aileen W says:

    my daughter would love this!

  11. Alicia Horn says:

    My daughter would LOVE this book! She’s always watching me while I sew and I get her involved on little projects. She’d be tickled to have her very own sewing book!
    Thanks for the great giveaway!

  12. Melissa Aellos says:

    Gimme, gimme, gimme!
    melissaellos@hotmail.com

  13. gina says:

    what a fun book! my little one will be growing into that sort of thing very soon. thank you for the ooportunity!
    gwaters79(at)gmail(dot)com

  14. firstthingsfirst.myopenid.com says:

    My four-year-old is dying to learn how to sew. She would love this book!

  15. Lora W. says:

    What a great book! I wish that I had something like this when I was little. I had a pretend sewing machine that squirted out a line of glue. =) I would give this to my niece.

  16. Heather says:

    Hope to win. :)

  17. Mareike says:

    Sounds like a really great book.
    I just started sewing with my students in 2. grade – they love it. Even the boys!

  18. iru says:

    so cute and adorable.wish i could be the lucky winner!!

  19. msfirefly says:

    soooo cool! would love to win that!

  20. melissaosue says:

    This book looks like so much fun, my little girly and I would love this prize :D

  21. Camila Faria says:

    That’s so lovely. Klutz’s books are amazing!!!

  22. marci_jo says:

    My Daughter would love this book!

  23. designMama says:

    This would be perfect for my 4-year-old who is LOVING her first simple sewing experiences.

  24. megan says:

    Klutz books are so creative. This would be a great way to introduce my girls to sewing.

  25. ponderonit1 says:

    What a great idea! I have a 5 year old that is sooo wanting to learn to sew! This would be perfect for her!

  26. jessica says:

    I wish I had this when I was a little girl!

  27. Sally says:

    I have a little girl who would flip out over this!
    Klutz books are so awesome!

  28. Grace Wong says:

    this is such a cute book!

  29. cfroggie says:

    This is on my buy list for my niece! How great to win it and allocate the funds to another crafty gift for her.
    cthaker@gmail.com

  30. njgill says:

    This would be a great gift for my 2 granddaughters, ages 6 & 4 – I would love to be able to give it to them this Christmas!
    email: njgill@cox.net

  31. Nadia says:

    Thanks for the opportunity to win these books, klutz is an awesome product line & I know that my daughter would love this sewing book!

  32. Molly says:

    I have enjoyed learning about all the great books Klutz is putting out lately – great gift ideas. Love the “all-in-one” concept with instructions and ingredients included!

  33. franni_ny says:

    I love klutz books.
    carpe_diem1221@yahoo.com

  34. MegnificentMade says:

    Oh my nieces must have this! This is a huge step up from lacing cards!
    megnificentmade.com

  35. deb says:

    My niece and my oldest girl grew up with Klutz books. They love the colorful pictures and the charming projects and have requested them for birthday presents many times. I know my youngest one would enjoy this one, too.

  36. Judith says:

    I learned to sew at a young age, my mother made a lot of clothes for me and my sister and my grandmother was a seamstress. I also made a lot of clothes for my son when he was little. My granddaughter lives 3000 miles away so it will be hard for me to pass along this love for sewing, by the Klutz book would let me introduce her to the basics.