Sewing Basics: All You Need to Know to Begin Sewing Clothes and Home Furnishings

Sewing Basics: All You Need to Know to Begin Sewing Clothes and Home Furnishings
Title: Sewing Basics: All You Need to Know to Begin Sewing Clothes and Home Furnishings
Author:
Wendy Gardiner
Description:

Sewing Basics will teach you every essential sewing technique and give you the confidence to dust off your sewing machine and create the garments you’ve always dreamed of making. Learn to sew like an expert and make 12 terrific projects along the way for yourself, your family and your home. Sewing Basics is a complete beginners guide to machine sewing that covers every stage from choosing fabric to completing the finishing stitches. Step by step colour photographs, detailed diagrams and easy to follow instructional text will ensure that you absorb each technique quickly. 12 original projects allow you to practise new techniques and skills while creating garments and furnishings right from the word go. 


No. of pages: 128
Cover type: Paperback
Trim size: 280 x 215mm
Colour type: Full colour
Series: Milner Craft Series
Imprint: Sally Milner Publishing
ISBN: 978 1 86351 317 3
RRP: A$19.99

Contents

Introduction, Getting started, techniques and projects. 1. Straight stitching-kit bag. 2. Top stitching- pillow powder. 3.Trimmings – Ballerina skirt. 4. Bias Binding – wonder cape. 5. Buttonholes – Bags of Style. 6. Hemming –summer shorts. 7. Seam Finishes and Edges –Dreamy Windows. 8. Piping – Trimmed Tiebacks. 9. Darts – It’s a Wrap. 10. Zippers and other Fasteners – Get Sporty. 11. Appliqué – Hats Off. 12. Waistbands, Collars, Cuffs, and Facings – Kimono Comfort. Troubleshooting, Reference Charts, Glossary, Index, Web Resources and Credits.
Introduction, Getting started, techniques and projects. 1. Straight stitching-kit bag. 2. Top stitching- pillow powder. 3.Trimmings – Ballerina skirt. 4. Bias Binding – wonder cape. 5. Buttonholes – Bags of Style. 6. Hemming –summer shorts. 7. Seam Fini
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