Fine Machine Sewing: Easy Ways to Get the Look of Hand Finishing and Embellishing

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Taunton Press, 2001 - Crafts & Hobbies - 202 pages
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This beautiful reference book makes advanced finishing styles accessible to all levels of sewers. Hundreds of color photos and illustrations demonstrate tools, techniques, and tips, as well as completed garments. Fine Machine Sewing provides confidence and inspiration to home sewers looking to expand their repertoire.
 

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User Review  - charitysuzanne - LibraryThing

A very unusual book, demonstrating wth detailed directions and color pictures how to achieve the effects of heirloom sewing on your machine. It's worth buying for the pictures alone! Read full review

Fine Machine Sewing: Easy Ways to Get the Look of Hand Finishing & Embellishing

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Decorative hand stitchery, applique, fine finishing--all these techniques of heirloom sewing can make both handmade and purchased garments into unique expressions of individual creativity. Handwork ... Read full review

Contents

TwinNeedle Stitching
63
Chapter
77
Replicating Vintage Lace
115
Chapter
133
Narrow Hemming
177
Appendix
192
Appendix C
198
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Carol Laflin Ahles is a contributor for Taunton Press titles including Fine Machine Sewing.

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