eBook The Complete Idiot's Guide to Sewing, 3rd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1101504285
  • ISBN-13: 9781101504284
  • DDC: 646.2
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 304 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released December 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Overview

From first threading a needle to the final completed project, The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Sewing provides readers with a "learn- as-you-go" method that helps build sewing skills both by hand and by machine.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Let's Start Sewing!.
2: Hand Stitching.
3: Machine Sewing.
4: Machine Needles and Thread.
5: Ready, Set, Sew!.
6: Beyond Basic Machine Stitches.
7: Great Seams.
8: Sewing Seams.
9: Fun Finishes.
10: Throw Me a Curve.
11: Sweet Shapes.
12: Pleats, Tucks, and Darts.
13: Gather Together.
14: All About Appliqué.
15: Textiles and Trims.
16: Fabric Fundamentals.
17: Trim Techniques.
18: Fascinating Fasteners.
19: Getting into Garments.
20: Measuring Up.
21: Pattern Play!.
22: Pin, Mark, and Cut.
23: Top Details.
24: Bottom Lines.
Appendixes.
Glossary.
Resources.
Quick References.
Index.