"Allison Willoughby's circle skirts...are strikingly attractive." - The New York Sun, in the review of an exhibit at Pratt Manhattan Gallery
"If you know and admire Alison Willoughby's work, then [this book] is an absolute delight--and an absolute must!" - Suite101.com
"Alison Willoughby doesn't just want you to see her work--she wants you to make it yourself." - Whipup.net
"Detailed photographs and easy construction techniques ensure even beginning seamstresses success in creating a unique garment and stir the imagination of the more experienced." - Monsters and Critics.com
"It's pretty, it's practical, and it's simple, too...This might very well be one of the top ten sewing books you will ever need." - Make It Mine
"Unleash your sewing machine and get your hands on this book." - Bangor Daily News
"Full of innovative new ideas for creating an outfit out of the ordinary." - Knitting News
"The author's color and design sense are fantastic, and I'm intrigued by her practice of recycling thrift store finds." - Fiber Art News
Alison Willoughby has been running her own business in London since graduating from The Royal College of Art. She has exhibited, sold, and lectured internationally.
Ms. Willoughby's skirts and techniques are inspiring and easy to recreate.
I had been avoiding this book, as I really do NOT need any more books on making things - I own about everything ever published and had promised myself no more.
If you're looking to spend hours and HOURS to make a skirt into a piece of art (an unwashable one!), this is for you.
Finally I am sitting down to make my first A.W. skirt project. Ms. Willoughby's skirts and techniques are inspiring and easy to recreate. Read morePublished 11 months ago by saint germaine
IF you are looking for something to inspire you, this is an excellent book. The front cover is mainly what caught my eye. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Amazon Customer
Though this book may appeal to some, it definitely did not appeal to me. The finished products are not wearable, in my opinion. Read morePublished on March 31, 2012 by NancyL
The title says it all 'sensational skirts'. the ideas, designs and techniques presented by the artist are fun, beautiful and clearly explained. Read morePublished on October 5, 2008 by Louisia