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The Sewing Book Hardcover – 2 Feb 2009

4.6 out of 5 stars 408 customer reviews

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Product details

  • Hardcover: 400 pages
  • Publisher: DK; UK ed. edition (2 Feb. 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1405335556
  • ISBN-13: 978-1405335553
  • Product Dimensions: 23.7 x 3.3 x 28.2 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars 408 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 79,312 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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This detailed guide contains everything an aspiring seamstress could need (Junior 2009-03-01)

This hefty hardback is the new book for stichers and no one who has an interest in sewing should be without it (Cross Stich Gold 2009-01-01)

Loaded with everything you could need to know and clever quick fixes for all sewing dilemmas (Woman& Home 2009-04-01)

Synopsis

This is 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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