Sewing has never been SEW easy to learn, thanks to this user-friendly guide designed for true beginners! Even if you've never threaded a needle or touched a sewing machine, author Choly Knight's easy-to-follow directions, super basic techniques and shortcuts will have you sewing with confidence in no time. Starting at the very beginning, you'll learn how to choose a sewing machine and choose fabrics, then walk through basic skills like cutting patterns and sewing seams. You'll eventually master skills like binding edges, gathering fabric and installing zippers until you can sew with skill and confidence, make repairs and create new garments from scratch. Each new lesson includes a quick practice exercise to try—and the book's 15 straightforward beginner sewing projects will have you creating fun accessories like plushies, pincushions, placemats, hand towels and hats. If you've always wanted to learn how to get started on the craft of sewing or just need a quick refresher, this sewing book is your answer! Softcover, 144 pages. 8 1/2" x 10 7/8".
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You'll learn how to choose a sewing machine and fabrics
Walks you through basic skills like cutting patterns and sewing seams
Master skills like binding edges, gathering fabric and installing zippers
Includes 15 straightforward beginner sewing projects
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