The Essential Guide to A Whole New Way to SewBook - 2007
Author Amy Karol brings stitchers everywhere a down-to-earth introduction to sewing, including thirty projects so adorable and cool they ll inspire anyone to pick up a needle and thread. Written with Amy s characteristic warmth and flair, you ll find information on basic equipment and supplies, advice on choosing and using fabrics and a fantastic section on techniques. In addition, Amy walks readers through easy, inspiring patterns designed for the fashion-savvy crafter. Playful, modern projects, which include pillows, aprons and purses, help novices master sewing skills while providing immediate sewing gratification and confidence. Best of all, Amy explains what s easy, what s hard and when not to sweat the small stuff. With its best-friend tone, solid reference section and super cute projects, this is the introduction to sewing that you won t want to be without.
Publisher: New York : Potter Craft, c2007.
Characteristics: 143 p. :,ill. (some col.) ;,28 cm.
Alternative Title: Bend the rules sewing