Origami Chic: A Guide to Foldable Fashion


Author:Sok Song
Genre: Craft
Publisher: Capstone Young Readers
Publication Date:1-September-2016
Source:ARC from netgalley
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Cover:

Creative and artistic cover. It is eye-catching.

Topic

The book showcases techniques of origami to create fashion items.

Review:

The book is cute and has really neat graphics. Some truly wonderful and creative ideas are presented.
From making tops to flip-flops, you will find a variety of dress designs to create on your own.
Origami is an art form where shapes are created using paper. The paper is manipulated by making a variety of folds.
The book also includes a huge collection of printed paper with beautiful color schemes and designs, that you can use to create your origami outfits.
Outfits include:
Tops
Shirts
Dresses
Skirts
Pants
Bag
Shoes
And more…
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Plus points: Creative layout, wonderful ideas and good quality illustrations.
Negative points: The techniques can be a bit difficult and complex, especially at the beginning. Even though multiple illustrations atr provided, you might have to go back again and again to grasp a certain step.

Rating:

8 out of 10

Recommended For:

Craft fans. Everybody who enjoys doing creative things and wants to feel the satisfaction of seeing a finished item from a piece of paper. Suitable and ideal as a hobby.
I received this ARC for free, in exchange for providing an honest review.

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