35 easy and fun projects for children aged 7 years old +
Author: CICO Books
Publisher: Ryland Peters & Small
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Here are 35 brilliant projects that will help you learn how to sew. If you've never used a needle and thread before, don't worry - start with the Sewing Techniques section, which simply explains how to do every stitch. Then pick something to make from one of the four chapters. In the Toys chapter, you'll find juggling animals, sock monsters and rag dolls, while in Fashion Fun, there are gorgeous bags, hair accessories and more. Next, discover some brilliant Decorations - from hanging felt stars to pretty lavender bags. Finally, Great Gifts is packed with ideas, such as the finger puppet cards, felt egg cosies or the sausage dog draft excluder. All the instructions and cute step-by-step artworks are easy to follow; plus, each project has a grade so that you can start with easy sewing and move onto using more advanced stitches as you get better at it.
The Absolute Beginner's Guide--Learn By Doing * Step-by-Step Basics + 9 Projects
Author: Becky Hanson
Publisher: Quarry Books
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
In First Time Sewing with a Serger, sewing experts Becky Hanson and Beth Baumgartel take you by the hand and teach you everything you need to know to sew with a serger, or overlock machine—a versatile and speedy stitching tool. Start by learning how a serger works, the many styles available, and the roles of various parts and accessories. Get a detailed overview of the variety of functional and decorative stitches you can make, plus must-have threads, tools, and notions. Next, familiarize yourself with how to thread your serger, set the stitch size, and use it to start and end seams, sew curves and corners, and more. You'll use these essential skills to make the nine fun, easy garment and home decor projects--skills you'll turn to again and again to create your own professional-looking pieces!
Simple Techniques and Projects for First-Time Sewers
Author: Choly Knight
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
This is the perfect book for anyone who wants to learn how to sew, or just needs a quick refresher course. Friendly and easy-to-follow directions will have you sewing with confidence, making repairs, and creating new garments from scratch. From cutting patterns and sewing seams to binding edges, gathering fabric and installing zippers, each new skill is accompanied by a quick practice exercise to try, allowing you to learn as you sew. Fifteen simple and straightforward projects are provided for sewing fun accessories from plushies and pincushions to placemats, hand towels, hats and more.
In this craft compilation of craft opportunities and craft resources, I am going to show you how you can do much better than the average Etsy craft seller! The goal of Sewing Tutorials the second Volume of the "Top Ways Of Sewing For Beginners" series is to show you 7 more sewing ways that you could apply today as a beginner. This is the reason why I have started this new sewing series for beginners to ultimately bring out their passion for a craft like sewing and to help them develop a passion for sewing which is the ultimate goal in order to be able to run a profitable crafting business. I have added another exciting section called "Interactive Ways Of More Cool Sewing Nuggets" sections to learn even more cool stuff about sewing and to continue your learning path. Be aware that I will constantly be updating this book so that it will always reflect the top ways and resources of sewing that a beginner is looking for. Lastly, I hope that the guide will get you started the right way so that you are going to be hooked and passionate about sewing for life like so many others who have been able to start their own lucrative from passion to profit type businesses. Let's get started with these exciting sewing tutorials that include seven exciting ways of sewing for a beginner + 300+ Resources + Even More Cool Interactive Sewing Nuggets + A Cool Surprise Sewing Bonus...
By anticipating beginners’ questions, this illustrated guide teaches everything needed to fashion beautiful hand-crafted goods. Create a table runner; make buttonholes; stitch a handbag, throw pillows, curtains, and more. “A boon to learning...Large photos and ample illustrations accompany step-by-step instructions.”—Sew News. “A fantastic guide for first-time sewers and those looking to brush up on the basics.”—Butterick Home Catalog.
Lessons in Machine Sewing; 20 Projects Kids Will Love to Make
Author: Andria Lisle
Publisher: Storey Publishing
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
For kids who have mastered hand sewing, machine sewing opens up exciting new possibilities! Sewing School ®2 offers 20 creative projects designed for children ages 7 and up, including cloth pencil cases, purses, wall pockets, and even a fabric guitar. Illustrated step-by-step instructions show kids how to thread a sewing machine, select an appropriate stitch, and choose fabrics and patterns that evoke their own unique style. Suggestions for creative variations open up endless possibilities for kids to imaginatively personalize their fabric creations.
Being a Popular Descriptive Portraiture of the One Hundred Great and Memorable Events of Perpetual Interest in the History of Our Country, Political, Military, Mechanical, Social, Scientific and Commercial: Embracing Also Delineations of All the Great Historic Characters Celebrated in the Annals of the Republic; Men of Heroism, Statesmanship, Genius, Oratory, Asventure and Philanthropy