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Reader's Digest Complete Guide to Sewing: Step-By-Step Techniquest for Making Clothes and Home Accessoriesupdated Edition with All-New Projects and Si Hardcover - 2010

by Editors of Reader's Digest

The ultimate stitch-and-seam reference book for both beginners and seasoned sewers includes thousands of illustrations and diagrams for each stage of the sewing process. In this updated edition, sewers will find:

  • 20 new modern projects from Simplicity(r) patterns; includes updated photographs
  • Instructions for making smart trousers, traditional curtains, a light summer dress, kids' clothes, a beach towel, patchwork bag, and more
  • Tips on how to select the right equipment, choose the perfect fabric, and use the right technique for every project
  • Foolproof ways to discover the perfect pattern size and how to incorporate only the most flattering design details


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    • Title Reader's Digest Complete Guide to Sewing: Step-By-Step Techniquest for Making Clothes and Home Accessoriesupdated Edition with All-New Projects and Si
    • Author Editors of Reader's Digest
    • Binding Hardcover
    • Edition Updated
    • Pages 384
    • Volumes 1
    • Language ENG
    • Publisher Trusted Media Brands
    • Date 2010-11-11
    • Illustrated Yes
    • ISBN 9781606522080 / 1606522086
    • Weight 3.58 lbs (1.62 kg)
    • Dimensions 10.5 x 9.32 x 1.2 in (26.67 x 23.67 x 3.05 cm)
    • Library of Congress subjects Sewing, Household linens
    • Library of Congress Catalog Number 2010029616
    • Dewey Decimal Code 646.2

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    "I always recommend the Reader's Digest Guide to Sewing. It's very comprehensive and very user-friendly" -Tim Gunn, "Spring Forward: Expert Fashion Advice," The Washington Post
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