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Me and My Sewing Machine [electronic resource] : A Beginner's Guide

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781607050780Publication details: Lanham : C&T Publishing, 2010.ISBN:
  • 9781607052340
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Me and My Sewing Machine : A Beginner's GuideDDC classification:
  • 646.2044
LOC classification:
  • TT713 H46 2010
Online resources:
Contents:
Cover; Legal Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; My Sewing Machine; How a Sewing Machine Works; Tension; Buying Your First Sewing Machine; Sewing Machine Accessories; Sewing Tools and Equipment; Getting Ready to sew; A Space for Sewing; Pressing; Basting; Cutting Out; Pinning; Fabrics, Threads, and Stitches; How to Run a Sewing Machine; Seams Simple; Sewing Straight Lines; Starting and Finishing Sewing; Finishing Edges; Trimming and Layering Seams; Open Seams; Mock French Seams; French Seams; Self-bound Seams; Flat Fell Seams; Intersecting Seams; Hemmed In; Hem Allowance; Single Hem
Double HemNarrow Hem; Blind-stitch Hem; Curved Hem; Corner Hem; Taped Hem; Faced Hem; Fastened Up; Centered Zipper; Inset Zipper; Separating Zipper; Lapped Zipper; Shortening a Zipper; Automatic Buttonhole; Manual buttonhole; In-seam Buttonhole; Ties; Rouleaux Loops; Around the Corner; Inward Square Corner; Outward Square Corner; Inward Curve; Outward Curve; Scallops; Points; Darts; On the Edge; Making Bias Strip and Binding; Decorative Bias Binding; Hidden Bias Binding; Hidden Bias Binding; Zigzag Bias Binding; Shaping Bias Binding; Straight Binding; Binding a Corner; Piping; In-seam Trim
Edge TrimsFancy That; Gathered Ruffle; Knife Pleats; Box Pleats; Pintucks; Sewing on Ribbon or Braid; Sewing on Rickrack; Sewing on Lace; Free-motion Embroidery; Applique; Patchwork; Quilting; Make Me, Make Me!; Zipped Up; Sleep On It; The Classy Cook; Shop Til You Drop; Wrapped in Ruffles; Tied Up; Put On the Cuffs; Glossary; Template; Resources; Acknowledgments; Index
Summary: Stylish and practical techniques that make sewing simple.
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Description based upon print version of record.

Cover; Legal Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; My Sewing Machine; How a Sewing Machine Works; Tension; Buying Your First Sewing Machine; Sewing Machine Accessories; Sewing Tools and Equipment; Getting Ready to sew; A Space for Sewing; Pressing; Basting; Cutting Out; Pinning; Fabrics, Threads, and Stitches; How to Run a Sewing Machine; Seams Simple; Sewing Straight Lines; Starting and Finishing Sewing; Finishing Edges; Trimming and Layering Seams; Open Seams; Mock French Seams; French Seams; Self-bound Seams; Flat Fell Seams; Intersecting Seams; Hemmed In; Hem Allowance; Single Hem

Double HemNarrow Hem; Blind-stitch Hem; Curved Hem; Corner Hem; Taped Hem; Faced Hem; Fastened Up; Centered Zipper; Inset Zipper; Separating Zipper; Lapped Zipper; Shortening a Zipper; Automatic Buttonhole; Manual buttonhole; In-seam Buttonhole; Ties; Rouleaux Loops; Around the Corner; Inward Square Corner; Outward Square Corner; Inward Curve; Outward Curve; Scallops; Points; Darts; On the Edge; Making Bias Strip and Binding; Decorative Bias Binding; Hidden Bias Binding; Hidden Bias Binding; Zigzag Bias Binding; Shaping Bias Binding; Straight Binding; Binding a Corner; Piping; In-seam Trim

Edge TrimsFancy That; Gathered Ruffle; Knife Pleats; Box Pleats; Pintucks; Sewing on Ribbon or Braid; Sewing on Rickrack; Sewing on Lace; Free-motion Embroidery; Applique; Patchwork; Quilting; Make Me, Make Me!; Zipped Up; Sleep On It; The Classy Cook; Shop Til You Drop; Wrapped in Ruffles; Tied Up; Put On the Cuffs; Glossary; Template; Resources; Acknowledgments; Index

Stylish and practical techniques that make sewing simple.