SewingBook - 2013
Learning to sew has never been easier! You want to learn to sew, but you've never picked up a needle and thread before, and you sure don't know your way around a sewing machine. All that's about to change! Loaded with hundreds of color photos and clear, easy-to-follow instructions, this guide will help you stitch your way to new clothes, home décor, and more in no time. In it, you get- A primer on sewing tools and supplies, from pins and needles to cutting implements, fabrics, and thread. An easy introduction to sewing machines, including how to thread a machine, load a bobbin, and more. Illustrated tutorials teach how to use your machine for zigzag, straight, buttonhole, and many other stitches, and how to sew by hand. Fun lessons for sewing seams, hems, curves, ruffles, pleats, tucks, and more. Simple strategies for reading and following patterns. As Easy as it Gets!
Publisher: New York : Penguin Group, c2013
Branch Call Number: 646.2 Mil
Characteristics: vi, 266 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm. --