19 January 2010


BC Paperback

190x246 mm



160 pages

Search Press

Compendium of Sewing Techniques

by Lorna Knight

Just like having your own personal sewing guru on hand 24 hours a day, this book will allow you to improve your skills, speed up your sewing time, and make garments, accessories, and home projects with a professional finish in no time! Easy-to-follow, step-by-step techniques are organized in the order you'll need them, or you can dip in and out for help with a specific problem. 'Try This' and 'Fix It' panels highlight useful inspirations and troubleshooting ideas throughout the book.

Book Contents

Introduction 6
About this book 6
Tools and equipment 8
Material matters 32
In stitches 56
Sewing techniques 76
Decorating fabrics 120
Glossary 154
Resources 155
Index 156
Fold-out flap 159
Credits 160

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