Teach Yourself Visually Sewing

Teach Yourself Visually Sewing

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If you're tired of items that just fit so-so—sew, sew! This guide will have you expressing your personal in no time. You'll learn the basics of hand sewing and sewing with a machine and get detailed information about tools and fabrics. From there, you'll progress to sewing seams, darts, facings, zippers, fasteners, and more. You'll learn to use patterns and try your hand (and your sewing machine) on warm-up projects like a tote bag or a baby receiving blanket. Then it's on to more creative designs like a stylish messenger bag and fun, flanged pillow shams. If you learn by seeing and doing and want to create chic, unique accessories and home décor, this book is a perfect fit!

Concise two-page lessons show you all the steps to a skill and are ideal for quick review

  • Each skill or technique is defined and described
  • Detailed color photos demonstrate each step
  • Step-by-step instructions accompany each photo
  • Helpful tips provide additional guidance


Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, [2006]
Copyright Date: ©2006
ISBN: 9780471749912
0471749915
Branch Call Number: 646.2 C69
Characteristics: 283 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Sewing

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JasmineFlower Nov 27, 2013

@ tj_is_cool

To secure your stitch you always back stitch over your beginning stitches and your ending stitches to secure your work, by using the reverse button on your sewing machine.

matt71 Jun 02, 2013

Good reference book for new and experienced sewers.

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Nov 03, 2011

Not as useful as I thought. I was looking on info on how to secure the stitch after sewing. But there was no much info on the subject.

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