Despite the availability of retail fashion, more and more people are turning away from the assembly line toward one-of-a-kind clothing, decorations, and accessories. The Everything Sewing Book provides readers with easy instructions for creating beautiful garments, gifts, and decorations for the home. From selecting the right needle and thread to choosing fabrics, reading patterns, and working with a machine, this uncomplicated book introduces readers to the basics of sewing as they complete increasingly challenging projects that will be cherished for years to come. Also included are tips and tricks for making alterations and repairs and dressing up old clothes with embroidery and accents. Projects include: Curtains and tablecloths Colorful appliqued tote bags Pillows and wall hangings Dresses and skirts Shirts and vests Supplemented with foolproof illustrations, The Everything Sewing Book is the perfect gift for anyone interested in learning this rewarding craft.See also Baskets Sewing machine oil, 13 Sewing machines, 1a15 adjustments, 6 a7 attachments, 7a9 basic styles, 2 choosing, 2a4 ... machines, 2a3 diagram of, 5 getting started, 14 learning about, 4a7 maintenance, 11a13 needles, 9a11 oiling, 13 ownera#39;s manual, 4, 10, ... 124a25 Sewing scissors, 18 Sewing tools, 17a28 Shank buttons, 28, 101 Shears, 18a19, 204 Sheets, 122a27 elastic in, 124, 127anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Everything Sewing Book|
|Publisher||:||Everything Books - 2004-06-04|