Easy stitches, colorful felt, and unique craft ideas come together in a book that kids will embrace again and again. Basic stitches are a snap to master when beginners start with easy-to-use felt. With the help of step-by-step instructions, clear diagrams, and eye-catching photographs, boys and girls can create vest and hats, place mats and coasters, play mats and puppets, and many other decorative and useful items for themselves, family, and friends. Projects are labeled according to four levels of difficulty (very easy, easy, a little harder, and challenging), allowing sewers to achieve quick success and then learn more as they go. This inviting, simple-to-use guide to the basics of sewing includes patterns and tips for easier stitching, as well as extra ideas so kids can add their personal touches.