Learn how to create fabric strip projects quickly and easily. This book contains 13 complete projects with instructions in an all color format featuring more than 85 photographs. Combine the traditional craft of knitting & crocheting with colorful strips of printed fabric, used in place of the yarn, and you will uncover an innovative and exciting pastime. Experienced knitters will want to add this new technique to their repertoire and needle crafters just starting out will quickly learn how easy and fun it is to create fabri strip heirlooms. This full color handbook presents 13 fashionable projects including trivets, coasters, hats, sachets, slippers, pillow covers, a purse, and more. Step by step instructions and color photographs illustrate the basic stitches for new crafters in an easy to understand manner. The technique uses larger needles, number 10 to number 17, and 1/2 inch strands of fabrics that will inspire needle crafters of all skill levels to create these handmade items.