Adventures with Polarfleece: A Sewing Expedition

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F+W Media, Inc., May 30, 2011 - Crafts & Hobbies - 160 pages
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Journey into virtually uncharted territory and discover the wonderful uses of fleece!

Allow author Nancy Cornweel to lead you on a sewing expedition. Adventures with Polarfleece covers territories as fabric and garment care, sewing machine and serger basics, pattern choices and simple design changes.

Included are 200 photographs and 150 color illustrations to guide you on a tour of quick and easy techniques for seams, ready-to-wear edge finishing and no-hassle zippers. Nancy also shows a safety technique on how to avoid the dreaded "frog mouth" buttonhole!

Adventures with Polarfleece also includes a special excursion in ultrasuede - drawcords, patches, button loops, piping and pockets; sculpturing, polar pintucks and embroidery.

A collection of fifteen projects are included. This sewing expedition has been photographed every step of the way and is clearly mapped and illustrated. Included are instructions for jackets, pull-overs, a cape, a five-minuet hat, blankets, pillows, exceptional accessories and more! Explore and discover the endless project possibilities for the entire family.

Fleece is one of the sewing world's premier fabrics for comfort and warmth. It is easy to sew with beautiful results. Nancy Cornwell will lead you down a path of discovery filled with excitement, intrigue and inspiration. If the urge to explore is part of your nature, Adventures with Polarfleece is sure to generate great excitement. The heart of a fallen-away sewer will soon be recaptured and new sewers will be intrigued and inspired.

 

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User Review  - maryjeanehayes - LibraryThing

I did'nt even know all the things you can make out of polar fleece. This book has 1. sewing techniques. 2. Scul[turing Techniques. 3. Zipper techniques 4. Buttnehole Techniques5.Serger/sewing Techniques. Read full review

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