Inspired to Sew by Bari J.

About the Author

Bari J. Ackerman is a product and textile designer living in the San Francisco Bay Area. Known for her vintage-inspired accessories and her signature style of mixing fabric prints, Bari has shared her work in many publications such as Sew Somerset and Romantic Homes.

Inspired to Sew by Bari J.

A fresh look at vintage style

Inspired to Sew by Bari J.

  • Bring boutique style to your home and wardrobe
  • Learn how to mix and match today’s bright, irresistible fabric prints and use them with many different sewing techniques
  • Loads of practical advice and mini tutorials-so you will love what you make!
  • Peek inside Bari’s inspirational sewing studio

Popular designer Bari J. brings her bright and feminine signature style to 15 new projects. Tap into her love of sewing with ruffled quilts, a unique tunic and bag, plus sweet decorations and accessories for every room of your home. She shares her favorite “keeping it real” tips for each project, so you’ll get the results you want with fabric collage, free-motion stitching, machine appliqué, patchwork piecing, and simple garment techniques.