Threads Sewing Guide

A Complete Reference from America's Best-loved Sewing Magazine

Author: Carol Jean Fresia

Publisher: Taunton Press


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 370

View: 118

Presents an introduction to basic sewing techniques, covering such topics as fabric, patterns, seams, cutting, hems, and surface embellishment.

SINGER Simple Sewing Guide


Publisher: Creative Publishing Int'l


Category: Dressmaking

Page: 112

View: 809

"Easy reference collection of basic techniques, tips and trade secrets. Illustrated instruction for dozens of techniques, including tips for making the perfect seam, deciphering pattern marks, choosing the best fabrics, applying trims, and more. Includes index"--Provided by publisher.

Sewing For Beginner: Sewing Guide For Beginners

60+ Resources Beyond Etsy, Dawanda, eBay, Pinterest & Beyond

Author: Mary Hunziger

Publisher: Speedy Publishing LLC


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 263

View: 317

Mary Hunziger has written a series of best-selling sewing, quilting, knitting and crafting books. Sewing Craft Books: Sewing Reference & Guide to Learn How To Sew is the perfect introduction to sewing for beginners. You will get access to her 3 awesome sewing tutorials for beginners that include 300+ sewing resources + even more sewing nuggets that are included in the interactive sewing guide that is included, too. These 300+ sewing resources include places to research and sell your DIY sewing items beyond Etsy, Dawanda, Pinterest. This is how the sewing and crafting elite is doing it and inside you will find these secret resources so that you can benefit from this knowledge, too! Based on the techniques and instructions that you will find in this sewing compilation, you can quickly, easily and effortlessly learn to sew on a basic level. You will learn basic sewing stitches, patterns and techniques in order to be able to create your very first successful sewing project on your own and without visiting an expensive sewing training course that is way too expensive and that takes too much time out of your day. If you are a busy person and want to learn to sew your own sewing projects you only need the basic sewing instructions that you will find inside plus you'll find tons of resources that will help you turn this into a business if you decide you want to turn your passion into profits. Inside you'll find: * Easy to follow instructions and illustrations * Fun and simple beginner projects to get started with * Basic selection of sewing stitches and sewing skills * Perfect introduction for absolute beginners of all ages * Includes 300+ Sewing Resources Beyond Etsy * Interactive Sewing Guide Lots more...

Pocket Posh Sewing Tips

Author: Jodie Davis

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 168

The latest addition to the multi-million-selling Pocket Posh series, this gorgeous, handy reference guide can be carried in bags, totes, or purses. An irresistible, eye-catching package of tips and tricks for seasoned sewers and novices, too, Pocket Posh Sewing Tips offers a gorgeous, on-the-go reference guide. Perfect for all levels, this accessible reference offers concise instructions for basic and advanced sewing techniques, guidance on choosing tools and fabrics, fabric decoration ideas, tips for achieving a perfect finish, plus the usual plethora of helpful hints, expert advice, and insider secrets for flawless sewing.

Easy Guide to Sewing Tops and T-Shirts, Skirts, and Pants

Author: Lynn MacIntyre

Publisher: Taunton Press


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 377

View: 260

The New Outdoor Kitchen covers initial design and planning and in subsequent chapters, covers "stove" options; the rest of the kitchen (outdoor refrigerators, sinks, cabinets, and countertops); the entertaining and eating areas (including a discussion of outdoor heaters, and social fireplaces); and, finally, the grace notes of the outdoor kitchen - lighting and sound systems, plantings and water features. Ten portfolio kitchens are laced between the chapters and the book concludes with an extensive source list. The kitchens pictured in the book run from kitchens sited on decks and patios to a small urban back garden set up to elaborate built-in, freestanding outdoor environments.

Essential Sewing Guide

Author: Nancy Zieman

Publisher: Leisure Arts


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 650

A guide to the basics of machine sewing covers selecting a machine, matching fabric to project, laying out and cutting a pattern, and sewing seams, gathers, darts, facings, waistbands, collars, sleeves, and pockets

Threads Sewing Made Simple

The Essential Guide to Teaching Yourself to Sew

Author: Sarah Rutledge Gorman

Publisher: Taunton Press


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 169

View: 818

Shares tips and techniques for learning how to sew, covering fabrics, stitches, hemming, and pressing, and features a selection of both patterned and pattern-free projects.

Quilter's Handy Guide to Supplies & More

• Needles, Threads, Batting • Machines, Tools, Workspace • Preparing Fabric, Storing Quilts • Bonus: Simple Piecing Techniques

Author: Dawn Cameron-Dick

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 140

View: 499

This handy, take-anywhere guide from quilting teacher Dawn Cameron-Dick answers all your questions on quilting fundamentals in an easy-to-read format. "What should I look for in a sewing machine?" "Why does my thread keep breaking?" "How often should I change needles?" "How can I sew without getting a back ache?" The Quilter's Guide covers all this, plus much more on needles, threads, sewing machines, batting, cotton fabric, piecing tools and techniques, and sewing room setup. Compact guide is small enough to tuck in your purse; lies flat for easy reference. Packed with useful facts, tips, and rules of thumb.

Creative Kids Complete Photo Guide to Sewing

Family Fun for Everyone - Terrific Technique Instructions - Playful Projects to Build Skills

Author: Janith Bergeron

Publisher: Creative Publishing International


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 197

Are you looking for the perfect guide to teach your child to sew? Look no further! Creative Kids Complete Photo Guide to Sewing starts with the absolute basics about stitching, beginning with simple hand sewing, then gradually introduces skills and techniques until kids are sewing safely and confidently at a sewing machine. Founders of The Sewing Tree, Janith Bergeron and Christine Ecker will guide you and your children through creative and fun sewing projects. With over 200 photos and clear, concise instructions in language easily understood by grade-school kids, you're going to be creating crafty sewing projects with your child in no time! Each project lists the sewing skills that will be exercised in making it and projects are rated for difficulty, so kids can learn and grow as they develop dexterity and coordination. Your children will learn to sew by making simple projects and building skills by practicing the essentials, and this book provides a sound foundation for a lifetime of sewing enjoyment.