The Complete Book of Sewing - Dressmaking and Sewing for the Home Made Easy

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Read Books, 2010 - Crafts & Hobbies - 318 pages
This useful book provides a complete guide to sewing. With forty-five chapters including 'The A B C's of Stitches - Basic Instructions in Sewing', 'Embroidery and Applique', 'How to Make Coats and Jackets' and 'How to Make Curtains', this book will prove itself invaluable in any home. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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This treasure from 1943 is one of the best works I have seen on the old fashion skill of mending. It is printed on thinner paper due to war time restrictions; the need for rationing is also evident in ... Read full review

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