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Reader's Digest Complete Guide to Sewing Hardcover – Jul 1981


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  • Hardcover
  • Publisher: Readers Digest (July 1981)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0895770261
  • ISBN-13: 978-0895770264
  • Product Dimensions: 27.6 x 2.9 x 22.1 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 1.6 Kg
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #121,444 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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all you need to know for basic sewing


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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By T. Pawels on July 15 2013
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The READER'S DIGEST Complete Guide to Sewing

These 500 letter-sized pp in hard covers explains everything anybody is likely to do with fabric in the home, all profusely illustrated with line drawings.

Subjects include needles, threads, fabrics, weaves, hand stitching, machine stitching, the sewing machine, tools, patterns, fitting, alterations, darts, pleats, ruffles, shirring, collars, waistlines, sleeves, cuffs, pants, hems, zippers, fasteners, pockets, inner linings, interlinings, for men, women, children, and everything that can be made of cloth for the home. No canvas or leather wear.

Reader's Digest only publishes the most accurate, simple, elegant, and pelucid prose in the English language. Reader's Digest is never confusing or abstruse, but it must be dense and didactic to pack everything done with needles and thread into one tome. So, read slowly, read two or three times, study the illustrations, and chew thoroughly before swallowing.

No serious sewer's library is complete without this encyclopedia.

TP
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Stephanie Phillips on Dec 9 2011
Format: Hardcover
Came in perfect order and perfectly on time. the book itself is the best all round sewing book ever (I think this is the 3rd one I've bought as a gift).
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Curiousitys on July 24 2012
Format: Hardcover
Fantastic book covers everything from soup to nuts on sewing excellent for beginners learning to sew or people doing alterations, the only thing missing is info on sergers but new edition has that and I am patiently waiting ( on waiting list ) for that!
Pics show step by step leaves every question pretty much answered!!
Even shows how to do hand stitches!! Plus patterns for home projects!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Heatherhaven on Oct. 22 2010
Format: Hardcover
Great book for the beginner or someone who can sew but needs a little help. Good instructions and good pictures. Patterns little dated but good sewing never goes out of style.
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2 of 6 people found the following review helpful By rasyte on Dec 27 2003
Format: Hardcover
I am teacher from Lithuania,the book's is very good.
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