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Comprehensive, practical, and inspiring, the New Complete Guide to Sewing gives sewers of every experience and comfort level everything they need to know to create the wardrobe of their dreams and fill their homes with original decorative accents.

First published in 1976, Reader's Digest's popular Complete Guide to Sewing has become the standard stitch-and-seam reference book for both beginner and seasoned sewers. And, now, the best just got better! Building on the traditions of that all-time best-seller, the New Complete Guide to Sewing presents newly updated tried-and-true instructions to get you on your way.

Clear, simple instructions throughout, written by Reader's Digest sewing experts tell you what to do and how to do it throughout. Plus, thousands of illustrations and diagrams illustrate each stage of the sewing process. Sewing will become fun and easy to do.

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"[A]bundant and precise line art, enticing photographs, simple-to-follow instructions and valuable information on tools, supplies, materials and techniques." The New York Times

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"A woman who takes sewing seriously, or who wants to learn to sew, won't want to be without this book." Portland Oregon Journal

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"Here is everything you always wanted to know about sewing — a veritable encyclopedia of stitching facts." The Austin American Statesman

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This encyclopaedia of sewing provides comprehensive step-by-step instructions covering everything from cutting out patterns to making sleeves and fitting zips. It includes time-saving tips, essential techniques and hundreds of creative touches to bring out the best in your needlework.

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Timesaving tips and tricks from experts and step-by-step instructions accompany more than 1,000 color photos and illustrations, in this comprehensive guide to sewing.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780762104208
Author:
Reader's Digest (editors)
Publisher:
Reader's Digest Association
Manufactured:
Reader's Digest
Author:
Dolezal, Robert
Author:
Reader's Digest
Author:
Editors of Reader's Digest
Author:
Readers Digest Association
Author:
Readers Digest
Author:
Reader's Digest Editors
Author:
Editors of Reader's Digest
Location:
Montreal
Subject:
Sewing
Subject:
Dressmaking
Subject:
Tailoring
Subject:
Household linens
Subject:
Thrillers
Copyright:
Series Volume:
78
Publication Date:
October 2002
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
9.38x10.30x1.28 in. 3.86 lbs.

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Product details 384 pages Reader's Digest Association - English 9780762104208 Reviews:
"Review" by , "[A]bundant and precise line art, enticing photographs, simple-to-follow instructions and valuable information on tools, supplies, materials and techniques."
"Review" by , "A woman who takes sewing seriously, or who wants to learn to sew, won't want to be without this book."
"Review" by , "Here is everything you always wanted to know about sewing — a veritable encyclopedia of stitching facts."
"Synopsis" by , This encyclopaedia of sewing provides comprehensive step-by-step instructions covering everything from cutting out patterns to making sleeves and fitting zips. It includes time-saving tips, essential techniques and hundreds of creative touches to bring out the best in your needlework.
"Synopsis" by , Timesaving tips and tricks from experts and step-by-step instructions accompany more than 1,000 color photos and illustrations, in this comprehensive guide to sewing.
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