If you're tired of items that just fit so-so—sew, sew! Thisguide will have you expressing your personal in no time. You'lllearn the basics of hand sewing and sewing with a machine and getdetailed information about tools and fabrics. From there, you'llprogress to sewing seams, darts, facings, zippers, fasteners, andmore. You'll learn to use patterns and try your hand (and yoursewing machine) on warm-up projects like a tote bag or a babyreceiving blanket. Then it's on to more creative designs like astylish messenger bag and fun, flanged pillow shams. If you learnby seeing and doing and want to create chic, unique accessories andhome décor, this book is a perfect fit!
Concise two-page lessons show you all the steps to a skilland are ideal for quick reviewEach skill or technique is defined and described Detailed color photos demonstrate each step Step-by-step instructions accompany each photo Helpful tips provide additional guidance