The Complete Book of Sewing

The Complete Book of Sewing
Author: Chris Jeffreys,DK Publishing,Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff
Publsiher: Dk Pub
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2003
ISBN: 9780789496584
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Book of Sewing Book Excerpt:

Packed with computer-aided designs, information on new types of fabrics, and specially commissioned photos, this comprehensive guide maintains its original appeal, while enticing a whole new generation of readers.

The Complete Book of Sewing Shortcuts

The Complete Book of Sewing Shortcuts
Author: Claire B. Shaeffer
Publsiher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
Total Pages: 260
Release: 1981
ISBN: 9780806975641
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Book of Sewing Shortcuts Book Excerpt:

Simple sewing shortcuts for hasslefree seams, reducing fullness, marking a hem, handling tricky fabrics, and many finishing touches are included in a guide which also features more than eight hundred drawings

The Complete Book of Sewing Dressmaking and Sewing for the Home Made Easy

The Complete Book of Sewing   Dressmaking and Sewing for the Home Made Easy
Author: Constance Talbot
Publsiher: Read Books Ltd
Total Pages: 318
Release: 2013-04-16
ISBN: 1447482360
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Book of Sewing Dressmaking and Sewing for the Home Made Easy Book Excerpt:

This useful book provides a complete guide to sewing. With forty-five chapters including 'The A B C's of Stitches - Basic Instructions in Sewing', 'Embroidery and Applique', 'How to Make Coats and Jackets' and 'How to Make Curtains', this book will prove itself invaluable in any home. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Complete Book of Sewing Techniques

Complete Book of Sewing Techniques
Author: Wendy Gardiner
Publsiher: Fox Chapel Publishing
Total Pages: 228
Release: 2017-10-01
ISBN: 1620082373
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Complete Book of Sewing Techniques Book Excerpt:

“Organizes the basics of sewing techniques into a photo-heavy encyclopedia for beginner sewers and experts alike.” —Publishers Weekly For Great-Great Grandma, sewing clothes for the family was a necessity. Today, it’s a creative and rewarding personal choice. Now learning how to sew has never been simpler, with step-by-step photographs and friendly advice from internationally accredited sewing expert Wendy Gardiner, and her clear directions ensure that even beginners will get great results. With the techniques you learn in Complete Book of Sewing Techniques, you’ll soon be stitching amazing clothes with skill and confidence. This beautifully illustrated, comprehensive guide to all aspects of sewing from dressmaking to soft furnishings: Covers sewing techniques from hand stitching and hemming to making collars and sleeves, attaching liners, adding darts for shaping, and inserting zips and buttonholes Includes comprehensive information on fabrics, threads, needles and other equipment Features step-by-step photographs and color illustrations

The Complete Book of Tailoring

The Complete Book of Tailoring
Author: Adele P. Margolis
Publsiher: Doubleday Books
Total Pages: 462
Release: 1964
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Tailoring (Women's)
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Complete Book of Sewing Techniques

Complete Book of Sewing Techniques
Author: Wendy Gardiner
Publsiher: Companionhouse Books
Total Pages: 176
Release: 2017
ISBN: 9781620082362
Category: CRAFTS & HOBBIES
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Complete Book of Sewing Techniques Book Excerpt:

"Provides information about sewing machines, sergers, fabrics, threads, interfacings, patterns, and measuring. Includes techniques for hand stitching, machine stitching, making seams and hems, and tips on creating pockets, collars, sleeves, cuffs, buttonholes, ruffles, and much more"--

The Everything Sewing Book

The Everything Sewing Book
Author: Sandra Detrixhe
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2004-06-04
ISBN: 1440522952
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Everything Sewing Book Book Excerpt:

Despite the availability of retail fashion, more and more people are turning away from the assembly line toward one-of-a-kind clothing, decorations, and accessories. The Everything Sewing Book provides readers with easy instructions for creating beautiful garments, gifts, and decorations for the home. From selecting the right needle and thread to choosing fabrics, reading patterns, and working with a machine, this uncomplicated book introduces readers to the basics of sewing as they complete increasingly challenging projects that will be cherished for years to come. Also included are tips and tricks for making alterations and repairs and dressing up old clothes with embroidery and accents. Projects include: Curtains and tablecloths Colorful appliqued tote bags Pillows and wall hangings Dresses and skirts Shirts and vests Supplemented with foolproof illustrations, The Everything Sewing Book is the perfect gift for anyone interested in learning this rewarding craft.

The Complete Book of the Sewing Machine

The Complete Book of the Sewing Machine
Author: Angela Thompson
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 198
Release: 1980
ISBN: 9780600305033
Category: Sewing machines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Book of the Sewing Machine Book Excerpt:

The Complete Book of Dreams

The Complete Book of Dreams
Author: Stephanie Gailing
Publsiher: Wellfleet
Total Pages: 231
Release: 2020-10-20
ISBN: 1577152131
Category: Dream interpretation
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Book of Dreams Book Excerpt:

The Complete Book of Dreams engages the main body, mind, and spirit sub-practices in achieving better sleep, and with it, better physical and emotional health.

The Complete Book of Quilting

The Complete Book of Quilting
Author: Gianna Valli Berti
Publsiher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
Total Pages: 456
Release: 2004
ISBN: 9781402706622
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Book of Quilting Book Excerpt:

Choose from dozens of options. Riding home from work on the train? Take along a portable potholder to quilt. Stuck at home until the kids are school age? Select a beautiful Virginia Star quilt to relax with during precious down time. You’ll master every stage of the quilting process, from preparing fabric to developing a color scheme, tracing the design and constructing the top to stitching the design and adding finishing touches.

Reader s Digest Complete Guide to Sewing

Reader s Digest Complete Guide to Sewing
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 528
Release: 1976
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Costume design
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Reader s Digest Complete Guide to Sewing Book Excerpt:

Covers tools, patterns, fitting methods, sewing basics, tailoring techniques, sewing for the home, and sewing projects.

The Complete Book of Floorcloths

The Complete Book of Floorcloths
Author: Kathy Cooper,Jan Hersey
Publsiher: Lark Books
Total Pages: 150
Release: 2002-03
ISBN: 9781579903053
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Book of Floorcloths Book Excerpt:

“Lavishly illustrated. Clear, easy-to-follow directions.”—Library Journal. “A creative way to splash color and de-sign across your floors. Covers a wide range of innovative techniques from sponging to collage.”—The Washington Times. “Helps you decorate floors with eye-catching results. Plenty of samples are at hand displaying a wide range of styles.”—Decorative Artist’s Workbook.

The Complete Book of Trades Or the Parents Guide and Youths Instructor

The Complete Book of Trades  Or the Parents  Guide and Youths  Instructor
Author: Nathaniel Whittock
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 495
Release: 1837
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Occupations
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Book of Trades Or the Parents Guide and Youths Instructor Book Excerpt:

The Complete Book of Trades By Mr N Whittock Mr J Bennett Mr J Badcock Mr C Newton and Others Etc Illustrated

The Complete Book of Trades     By     Mr  N  Whittock  Mr  J  Bennett  Mr  J  Badcock  Mr  C  Newton and Others  Etc   Illustrated
Author: Nathaniel WHITTOCK
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 600
Release: 1837
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Book of Trades By Mr N Whittock Mr J Bennett Mr J Badcock Mr C Newton and Others Etc Illustrated Book Excerpt:

The Complete Book of Puppetry

The Complete Book of Puppetry
Author: George Latshaw
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 160
Release: 2012-04-30
ISBN: 0486156990
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Book of Puppetry Book Excerpt:

Expert guide explains how to construct several types of puppets and presents exercises for developing distinctive voices, learning puppet movement. Includes stage design, writing plays, directing productions, more. Over 150 black-and-white illustrations.

Couture Sewing Techniques

Couture Sewing Techniques
Author: Claire B. Shaeffer
Publsiher: Taunton Press
Total Pages: 230
Release: 2001
ISBN: 9781561584970
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Couture Sewing Techniques Book Excerpt:

Sewers who have ever longed to create clothing with the distinctive look of haute couture will love this book. They'll learn the finer points of hand sewing, shaping, and finishing for a high-end, professional look. This book is for all sewing enthusiasts who appreciate fine workmanship.

The Complete Book of Sewing

The Complete Book of Sewing
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 320
Release: 1996
ISBN: 9781579548766
Category: Dressmaking
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Book of Sewing Book Excerpt:

Reader s Digest Complete Guide to Sewing

Reader s Digest Complete Guide to Sewing
Author: Reader's Digest
Publsiher: Trusted Media Brands
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2022-08-02
ISBN: 9781621458012
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Reader s Digest Complete Guide to Sewing Book Excerpt:

An indispensable volume for beginning and advanced sewers alike that guides readers through necessary equipment, techniques, fabrics and more. First published in 1978, Reader’s Digest’s popular Complete Guide to Sewing has become the standard stich-and-seam reference book for both beginner and seasoned sewers. Now, Reader’s Digest has refreshed this tried-and-true volume for the modern era, adapting it to current trends while preserving the comprehensive, practical and inspiring content within. Reader’s Digest 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 beautify their homes with original decorative accents. Clear, simple instructions written by experts in the field tell you what to do and how to do it. Plus, thousands of illustrations and diagrams throughout the book’s 384 pages illustrate each stage of the process. Key elements of the book include: A detailed list of the basic equipment you’ll need before getting started sewing. Tips for choosing the right fabric for your project. A step-by-step photo guide that shows you how to take measurements. Instructions in a variety of essential hand-stitching techniques. 20 timeless projects—more than half of them new to this edition—to practice your skills including shirts, dresses, bags and more. Plus, the book has received endorsements from a variety of trusted sources: “…and I always recommend the Reader’s Digest Guide to Sewing. It’s very comprehensive and very user-friendly.” —Tim Gunn “…abundant and precise line art, enticing photographs, simple-to-follow instructions and valuable information on tools, supplies, materials and techniques.” —The New York Times “A woman who takes sewing seriously, or who wants to learn to sew, won’t want to be without this book.” —Portland Oregon Journal “Here is everything you always wanted to know about sewing—a veritable encyclopedia of stitching facts.” —The Austin American Statesman

Reference Sources for Small and Medium sized Libraries Eighth Edition

Reference Sources for Small and Medium sized Libraries  Eighth Edition
Author: Jack O'Gorman
Publsiher: American Library Association
Total Pages: 312
Release: 2014-02-25
ISBN: 0838912125
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Reference Sources for Small and Medium sized Libraries Eighth Edition Book Excerpt:

Focusing on new reference sources published since 2008 and reference titles that have retained their relevance, this new edition brings O’Gorman’s complete and authoritative guide to the best reference sources for small and medium-sized academic and public libraries fully up to date. About 40 percent of the content is new to this edition. Containing sources selected and annotated by a team of public and academic librarians, the works included have been chosen for value and expertise in specific subject areas. Equally useful for both library patrons and staff, this resource Covers more than a dozen key subject areas, including General Reference; Philosophy, Religion, and Ethics; Psychology and Psychiatry; Social Sciences and Sociology; Business and Careers; Political Science and Law; Education; Words and Languages; Science and Technology; History; and Performing Arts Encompasses database products, CD-ROMs, websites, and other electronic resources in addition to print materials Includes thorough annotations for each source, with information on author/editor, publisher, cost, format, Dewey and LC classification numbers, and more Library patrons will find this an invaluable resource for current everyday topics. Librarians will appreciate it as both a reference and collection development tool, knowing it’s backed by ALA’s long tradition of excellence in reference selection.

The Complete Book on Jute Coir Products with Cultivation Processing

The Complete Book on Jute   Coir Products  with Cultivation   Processing
Author: NIIR Board of Consultants & Engineers
Publsiher: NIIR PROJECT CONSULTANCY SERVICES
Total Pages: 328
Release: 2014-10-27
ISBN: 9381039623
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Book on Jute Coir Products with Cultivation Processing Book Excerpt:

Jute & Coir are one of the important fibre crops in India. India is the largest producer of Jute & Coir, contributing more than 60% of the total world production. Besides being the cheapest and the most important material of all textile fibers, Jute & Coir products are bio-degradable eco-friendly with numerous environmental advantages. The Demand of Jute and Coir Products are increasing rapidly because of their environment friendly nature. Jute is one of the most affordable natural fibers and is second only to cotton in amount produced and variety of uses of vegetable fibers. Jute fibers are composed primarily of the plant materials cellulose and lignin. Jute is the name of the plant or fiber that is used to make burlap, hessian or gunny cloth. Coir is a versatile natural fibre extracted from mesocarp tissue, or husk of the coconut fruit. Generally fibre is of golden color when cleaned after removing from coconut husk; and hence named as “The Golden Fibre". This Book aims at providing a thorough understanding and analysis of the Jute & Coir sector. The book discusses the overview of the Jute & Coir along with their Classification, Structure, Properties and Manufacturing Process of different products. Few major contents of the Book are Jute Cultivation, Coconut Cultivation, Jute Yarn, Sutli & Hessian Cloth, Jute Twine (Jute Rope), Gunny Bags, Jute Garments, Jute Shopping Bags, Gunny Bags (Jute Bags) Manufacturing, Handmade Paper from Jute, Environment Pollution and Effluent Treatment of Jute, Coir Fibre, Coir Pith, Biomass Charcoal Briquetting from Jute and Coir Waste, Rubberized Coir Mattresses, Coir Pith for Absorption and Recovery of Oil from Contaminated Sites, Application of Coir in Agricultural Textiles, Manufacture of Coir Corrugated Roofing Sheet, Coir Machinery Manufacturers, Importers of Coir Products. It also contains the Product and Machinery photographs, Name of Indian Buying Agents of Coir Products with their contact details. The purpose of this book is to provide information to new Entrepreneurs, Technocrats, Students and Professionals.