The Sewing Book

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Dorling Kindersley Limited, Feb 2, 2009 - Crafts & Hobbies - 400 pages
4 Reviews

The ultimate sewing bible for beginners, students and seasoned stitchers wanting to perfect their skills

Whether you want to make soft furnishings, clothing or just do alterations this is the book that everyone interested in sewing needs.

Follow step-by-steps and master every technique you ll ever need; from machine-stitching a buttonhole and attaching a collar, to altering patterns and building a basic sewing kit. Every hand and machine stitch and technique is clearly shown and easy to follow, guiding you through every move. Follow 25 stylish projects, for the home and to wear, which will enable you to take your sewing skills to perfection.

Plus, get properly kitted out; close up photographs of hand and machine tools show you the best equipment for the job and guarantee you know exactly how to use it.

Tucks, pleats, hems, darts, edges, pockets, buttonholes, zips whatever you want to sew find out how.

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User Review  - BethsLibrary - LibraryThing

Great reference book! This book covers everything! It starts out with the basic supplies one would need for sewing and moves along to fabrics, patterns, stitches, and techniques. The last section ... Read full review


User Review  - mybizells -

Very pleased with this purchase checked all over the place including the nearby bookstores and this was priced over $40. The item arrived quickly and in great shape. Enjoying the book so far. Thanks again for another great deal Overstock. I am a lifetime customer! Read full review

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