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New Complete Guide to Sewing
Step-by-Step Techniques for Making Clothes and Home Accessories
By Reader's Digest Editors
Subject: Crafts & Hobbies
Hardcover | 384 pages | 10 3/8 x 9 1/4
US$35.00 | CAN$39
Publication Date: 2010-11-12
This ultimate stitch-and-seam reference book for both beginners and seasoned sewers includes thousands of illustrations and diagrams for each stage of the sewing process. In this updated edition, sewers will find:
" . . . and I always recommend the Reader ’s Digest Guide to Sewing. It ’s very comprehensive and very user-friendly. "
—TIM GUNN, Co-host of TV ’s Project Runway
" . . . 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
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