Power Sewing Step-by-step

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Taunton Press, 2000 - Crafts & Hobbies - 231 pages
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The author of Fabric Savvy and Power Sewing introduces timesaving techniques used in the fitting and finishing process, tells how to adapt patterns for a more professional look, and includes tips on solving specific sewing problems, taking readers step by step throught the assembly process for a series of garments.
  

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Betzina, host of the popular Sew Perfect series shown on HGTV, has created a line of patterns for Vogue and authored several other popular sewing books and videos, including, most recently, Fabric ... Read full review

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This has been on my bookshelf for 20yrs. All my design courses rolled into one within its plastic spiral binding. It's the best reference I've got Read full review

Contents

Chapter
5
Movement Ease and Design Ease
12
Pretesting a Pattern
18
Chapter 3
27
PANTS
46
Master Construction Methods
52
Protruding Tummy Fix
58
Lapped Zipper
65
SKIRTS
88
Anatomy of a Skirt
94
Chapter 5
123
Sleeve Ease with Ease
149
Easiest Sleeve Vent
155
Shaped Curved Hem
161
Classic Chanel
167
Jacket Structure
176

Petersham Waist Facing
71
FlatFell InSeam Pocket
78
Taming Pant Hems
84
Professional Princess Seams
183
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Sandra Betzina is the star of the TV series "Sew Perfect" and author of "Power Sewing,

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