Pirates and Pompoms: How to Make Children's Toys and Costumes

Author(s): Stella Bee


Pirates & Pompoms is packed with playtime ideas for creative parents and carers. Follow a few simple steps to create handmade costumes, toys and props and you'll keep children entertained with make-believe worlds all day long. Only basic cutting, sticking and sewing skills are required. Focusing on these three popular themes (pirates, circus, and woodland animals), projects include: eye patches and a telescope, stuffed animal friends, leaf bunting, circus ringmaster's hat and a big-top canopy den. Each project includes a simple template and illustrated step-by-step instructions. It is perfect for crafty adults looking for holiday activities that will keep little ones happy and busy.

Product Information

Stella Bee has been designing children's toys for over a decade. Her design company has worked for clients such as Jellycat, Mothercare and Harrods, to mention just a few. Jemma Bell is a graphic and textile designer, with experience in children's illustration, branding and graphic campaigns. She also runs a homewares and textiles business with her sister, which is called Sage+Clare.

General Fields

  • : 9781780677439
  • : Laurence King Publishing
  • : Laurence King Publishing
  • : 0.49
  • : February 2016
  • : 245mm X 210mm X 13mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : January 2016
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Stella Bee
  • : Paperback
  • : 688.72
  • : 144
  • : 250 illustrations, 50 in colour