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Get the Most from Your Sewing Machine

Get the Most from Your Sewing Machine

  • Author: Marion Elliott
  • Publisher: David & Charles
  • ISBN: 9780715336304
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 128
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Packed with information, advice, projects and photos, Get the Most from your Sewing Machine reveals the amazing feats of creativity that your machine can achieve. Must-read features uncover the exciting potential of your sewing machine, both within and beyond your workspace Simple but ingenious projects let you unleash those possibilities right away -around the home, on your clothes, or just for fun Every project ends with extra ideas and inspiration for using the featured materials, techniques and innovative tricks - the perfect springboard for your own creations

Sewing Machine Magic

Sewing Machine Magic

Make the Most of Your Machine--Demystify Presser Feet and Other Accessories * Tips and Tricks for Smooth Sewing * 10 Easy, Creative Projects

  • Author: Steffani Lincecum
  • Publisher: Creative Publishing International
  • ISBN: 1589239504
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 144
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"With just a little know-how and the right accessories, you can get the most out of your sewing machine and give all your sewing and quilting projects a professional look! In Sewing Machine Magic, author and sewing expert Steffani Lincecum shares 30+ years of experience on how to handle a sewing machine with greater ease and confidence, and explains how to easily find and use the right presser feet and other accessories for your machine, whether you purchased it at retail or found it at a yard sale. You'll learn the logistics of managing thread, how to achieve the proper stitch formation for every project, and how to troubleshoot a variety of common sewing problems. Learn to use more than 30 presser feet and other accessories, from the basics to more specialized tools designed to maximize efficiency, precision, and creativity. The 10 fashion and home decor projects show inventive ways to use some of the feet and accessories"--

The Sewing Machine Accessory Bible

The Sewing Machine Accessory Bible

Get the Most Out of Your Machine---From Using Basic Feet to Mastering Specialty Feet

  • Author: Wendy Gardiner,Lorna Knight
  • Publisher: Macmillan
  • ISBN: 0312676581
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 128
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Explains which sewing-machine accessories to use when , with the aim of saving time, creating beautiful embellishments, working with difficult-to-handle fabrics and much more. Original.

The Sewing Machine Embroiderer's Bible

The Sewing Machine Embroiderer's Bible

Get the Most from Your Machine with Embroidery Designs and Inbuilt Decorative Stitches

  • Author: Elizabeth Keegan,Liz Keegan
  • Publisher: Macmillan
  • ISBN: 1250048257
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 128
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Describes how to get the maximum benefit from one's sewing machine's embroidery functions, explaining how to copy designs off the internet, stabilize fabric and determine which threads and needles to use for optimal results. Original.

Making the Most of Your Sewing Machine & Serger Accessories

Making the Most of Your Sewing Machine & Serger Accessories

  • Author: JoAnn Pugh-Gannon
  • Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 128
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A guide to getting the most from the accessories to your sewing machine and serger.

Get the most from your Clothes

Get the most from your Clothes

  • Author: Marion Elliott
  • Publisher: David & Charles
  • ISBN: 9780715338421
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 128
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Learn to upcycle, restyle and customize the contents of your wardrobe to produce better-than-new outfits and fun, creative accessories using only your sewing stash and imagination! Bursting with tips, tricks, inspirations and projects, this book covers everything from hemlines and seams to funky fasteners and embellishments. This is a highly accessible book with fresh layouts that hold a wealth of must-know information in bite-size segments. Even as your confidence and stitching skills grow, you'll refer to this book again and again for sewing techniques, fun projects and endless inspiration.

Singer: The Complete Photo Guide to Sewing, 3rd Edition

Singer: The Complete Photo Guide to Sewing, 3rd Edition

  • Author: Nancy Langdon
  • Publisher: Creative Publishing International
  • ISBN: 1589238974
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 312
  • View: 630
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SINGER: The Complete Photo Guide to Sewing, 3rd Edition,is the one reference every sewer needs. Its 312 pages and 1,200 photographs cover every aspect of fashion and d�cor sewing. Choose the right tools and notions, use conventional machines and sergers, perfect your fashion sewing and tailoring, and produce lovely home d�cor projects. Step-by-step instructions for basic projects like pillows, tablecloths, and window treatments are included. Both beginning and highly skilled sewers will turn to this book again and again. The third edition of this ultimate guide is updated with new photography and the latest innovations in sewing products and techniques. Learn how to: - Get the most out of your sewing machine. - Take proper measurements (of people as well as of windows and tables). - Read and understand commercial sewing patterns. - Alter store-bought patterns for a perfect fit. - Achieve thoroughly professional results.

How to Use a Sewing Machine

How to Use a Sewing Machine

A Beginner's Manual

  • Author: Marie Clayton
  • Publisher: Pavilion Books
  • ISBN: 1910231673
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 300
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Sewing is the perfect hobby - it is relaxing, creative and extremely useful! But sewing machines can seem complicated. This book has everything you need to know to choose, use and look after your sewing machine with confidence. The first chapters will help you choose a machine, explaining which features to look out for. Once you've got your machine home, the step-by-step instructions will help you get to grips with everything. Learn how to set up your machine and its basic functions including: winding a bobbin, threading up and adjusting tension and stitch size. With plenty of information on basic dressmaking techniques, you will soon be tackling seams and hems, zips and buttonholes, gathers and pleats, binding and trimming. Feeling creative? Try out some decorative techniques - with machine embroidery, appliqué, patchwork and quilting. And if you get stuck, there is an invaluable trouble shooting section along with a jargon busting glossary. So whether you want to use your sewing machine to carry out simple repairs, customize and alter your vintage finds, create a whole new wardrobe from scratch, or make a stylish curtains and cushions for your home, be sure to have this manual by your side at all times!

Sewing VISUAL Quick Tips

Sewing VISUAL Quick Tips

  • Author: Debbie Colgrove
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 0470262168
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 224
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Sewing VISUAL Quick Tips has the answers you need?fast. With detailed color photos and concise instructions, it covers: stocking your sewing box; selecting fabrics; sewing seams and seam finishes; shaping details and finishing techniques; working with stabilizers and lining; placing zippers and fasteners; using patterns; perfecting hand-sewing skills; adding embellishments; hemming garments. This portable, visual guide is packed with straightforward task descriptions, succinct explanations, easy-to-follow instruction, and helpful tips.

Encyclopedia of Sewing Machine Techniques

Encyclopedia of Sewing Machine Techniques

  • Author: Nancy Bednar,JoAnn Pugh-Gannon
  • Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company
  • ISBN: 9781402742934
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 336
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Demonstrates over seventy sewing machine techniques, including appliquâe, embroidery, hemstitching, monogramming, quilting, tucks, bias binding, buttonholes, and zippers.