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Jan 17, 2011
| ISBN 9780756673901
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Jan 17, 2011 | ISBN 9780756673901
This easy to follow guide covers basic hand stiches, sewing with a machine, decorative stiches, fastening, and finishing. Whether you need to repair basic wear and tear, resew a button, shorten a hemline, or personalize your favorite piece of clothing, you’ve come to the right place. In this clearly illustrated manual each step is clearly demonstrated, ensuring you master correct technique from the very beginning. With over two hundred easy-to-follow techniques, this essential source book is jammed-packed with everything you ever wanted to know about how to sew. Sew Step by Step includes photographs and explanations of all the essential tools, and information on how to build your basic kit. This book contains both classic techniques passed down through generations, as well modern, innovative advice for new materials and contemporary styles. Sew Step by Step is perfect for beginner and intermediate sewers looking to take their craft to the next level.
Alison Smith is an editor at a weekly New England newspaper. She has been a teacher and head of a children’s day-care center for many years. She lives in Rhode Island.
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