The Encyclopedia of Sewing Techniques

A Step-by-step Visual Directory, with an Inspirational Gallery of Finished Pieces
Author: Wendy Gardiner
Publisher: Search PressLtd
ISBN: 9781903975664
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 160
View: 1826
Here's another great addition to the Encyclopedia of Art technique series, a favorite with crafts aficionados of all ages. This complete, step-by-step guide to hand and machine sewing combines basic know-how for the beginner with advanced techniques for the more experienced.

Encyclopedia of Sewing Machine Techniques

Author: Nancy Bednar,JoAnn Pugh-Gannon
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company
ISBN: 9781402742934
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 336
View: 9371
Demonstrates over seventy sewing machine techniques, including appliquâe, embroidery, hemstitching, monogramming, quilting, tucks, bias binding, buttonholes, and zippers.

Vampire Knits

Projects to Keep You KNitting from Twilight to Dawn
Author: Genevieve Miller
Publisher: Potter Craft
ISBN: 0307586928
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 144
View: 4628
Surrender to the allure of knits inspired by the immortals we all love to fear. If you adore Twilight, True Blood, or The Vampire Diaries, this collection of 28 imaginative and beautiful projects is sure to captivate. • Black capes are so 1897, instead get stylish with the dead sexy Sidhe Shrug. • Unleash your inner shapeshifter with the Werewolf Hat. • Keep warm while holding hands with your vampire by wearing these Bellisima Mittens. • Around humans? Use the Blood Bottle Cozies to disguise your beverage. Whether you are wandering the Carpathian Mountains or the bayous of Louisiana, these smoldering projects—for knitters of all levels—will keep you well protected, no matter what you attract. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Encyclopedia of Machine Embroidery

Techniques, Stitches, Fabrics and Threads, Sewing and Embroidery Machines, Accessories
Author: Val Holmes
Publisher: Quilters Resource
ISBN: 9781889682365
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 192
View: 4304

Techniken der Schmuckherstellung

Ein illustriertes Handbuch traditioneller und moderner Techniken
Author: Jinks McGrath
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783258600819
Page: 176
View: 2645

Complete Book of Sewing Techniques

More Than 30 Essential Sewing Techniques for You to Master
Author: Wendy Gardiner
Publisher: i5 Publishing LLC
ISBN: 1620082373
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: N.A
View: 8496
For Great-Great Grandma, sewing clothing for the family was a necessity. In today’s ready-to-wear society, it’s a creative and rewarding personal choice. Packed full of information on basic sewing techniques, this book provides an ideal introduction for beginning sewers as well as a useful reference for those who already have sewing skills. Learning how to sew has never been simpler, with step-by-step photographs and friendly advice from internationally accredited sewing expert Wendy Gardiner. Along with clear instructions on everything from making seams, hems, sleeves, and collars to attaching linings and zippers, Wendy includes comprehensive information on fabrics, threads, needles and other equipment. Her clear directions ensure that even beginners will get great results. With the techniques you learn in The Complete Book of Sewing you’ll soon be stitching amazing clothes with skill and confidence. Inside The Complete Book of Sewing Beautifully illustrated, comprehensive guide to all aspects of sewing, from dressmaking to soft furnishings. Covers sewing techniques from hand stitching and hemming to making collars and sleeves, adding darts for shaping, and inserting zips and buttonholes. Includes comprehensive information on fabrics, threads, needles and other equipment. Step-by-step photographs and color illustrations. Perfect for beginning sewers with no previous experience.

The Encyclopedia of Scrapbooking Tools & Techniques

Author: Susan Pickering Rothamel
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781600595493
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 320
View: 5572
This A-to-Z encyclopedia contains every technique, every major designer, every scrapbook possibility—and it’s all described in glossary style, complete with photos and tips that no scrapbooker can do without. Exciting page layouts with how-to instructions, offer inspiration, while dozens of projects come from the most creative minds in the field, including Andrea Grossman (Mrs. Grossman’s Paper Company); Rhonda Anderson (Creative Memories); Bridgette Server (Making Memories); and Dee Gruenig. Eye-opening studio set shots present decorations and accessories, while charts, graphs, and blocked sections supply necessary information.

Donna Kooler's Encyclopedia of Sewing

Author: Donna Kooler
Publisher: Leisure Arts
ISBN: 1601404565
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 240
View: 1953
Encyclopedia of Sewing, -Comprehensive guidebook touches every aspect of sewing, from early history to today‘s latest techniques, plus projects by top designers.

The Encyclopedia of Embroidery Techniques

A Comprehensive Visual Guide to Traditional and Contemporary Techniques
Author: Pauline Brown
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781402709128
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 176
View: 9998
Hundreds of color photographs and illustrations, plus practical instruction for some 240 stitches in such embroidery techniques as counted thread, surface embroidery, metal thread, needlepoint, appliqu�, machine embroidering and quilting, make this the ultimate sewing room companion. The stitches encompass every aspect of embroidery.

Nähen für Dummies

Author: Jan Saunders Maresh
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527667792
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 351
View: 3513
Nähen will gelernt sein und das geht am besten mit Schritt-für-Schritt-Anleitungen. Die Autorin Janice Maresh weiht Sie in die Grundlagen des Nähens und Schneiderns ein, zeigt Ihnen, welches Handwerkszeug Sie benötigen, und erklärt Ihnen, wie Sie Schnittmuster lesen. Sie werden sehen, wie einfach es ist, modische Stücke ganz nach Ihrem eigenen Geschmack zu nähen. Fortgeschrittene finden nicht nur Tipps und Tricks, wie sie Taschen, Ärmel & Co. passend gestalten, sie erhalten auch Anregungen für stilvolle Dekoprojekte. Außerdem erfahren Sie, wie Sie ihre Kleidung ausbessern und verschönern und wie Sie die häufigsten Fehler beim Nähen vermeiden.

Mein großes Nähmaschinen-Atelier

Schritt für Schritt zum Meisterstück ; mit Schnittmustern in Originalgröße
Author: Jane Bolsover
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783772467523
Category: Sewing
Page: 160
View: 1724

Threads Sewing Guide

A Complete Reference from America's Best-loved Sewing Magazine
Author: Carol Jean Fresia
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 1600851444
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 370
View: 1307
Presents an introduction to basic sewing techniques, covering such topics as fabric, patterns, seams, cutting, hems, and surface embellishment.

The Everything Sewing Book

From Threading the Needle to Basting the Hem, All You Need to Alter and Create Beautiful Clothes, Gifts, and Decorations
Author: Sandra Detrixhe
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1440522952
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 320
View: 3424
Despite the availability of retail fashion, more and more people are turning away from the assembly line toward one-of-a-kind clothing, decorations, and accessories. The Everything Sewing Book provides readers with easy instructions for creating beautiful garments, gifts, and decorations for the home. From selecting the right needle and thread to choosing fabrics, reading patterns, and working with a machine, this uncomplicated book introduces readers to the basics of sewing as they complete increasingly challenging projects that will be cherished for years to come. Also included are tips and tricks for making alterations and repairs and dressing up old clothes with embroidery and accents. Projects include: Curtains and tablecloths Colorful appliqued tote bags Pillows and wall hangings Dresses and skirts Shirts and vests Supplemented with foolproof illustrations, The Everything Sewing Book is the perfect gift for anyone interested in learning this rewarding craft.

The Encyclopedia of Phobias, Fears, and Anxieties, Third Edition

Author: Ronald Manual Doctor,Ada P. Kahn,Christine A. Adamec
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438120982
Category: Anxiety
Page: 593
View: 7522
Explains the meaning of terms and concepts related to specific phobias, forms of therapy, and medicines, and identifies key researchers.

Martha Stewart's Encyclopedia of Sewing and Fabric Crafts

Author: Martha Stewart Living Magazine
Publisher: Potter Craft
ISBN: 0307965511
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 400
View: 9498
Whether you just bought your first sewing machine or have been sewing for years, Martha Stewart’s Encyclopedia of Sewing and Fabric Crafts will open your eyes to an irresistible range of ideas. A comprehensive visual reference, the book covers everything a home sewer craves: the basics of sewing by hand or machine, along with five other time-honored crafts techniques, and step-by-step instructions for more than 150 projects that reflect not only Martha Stewart’s depth of experience and crafting expertise, but also her singular sense of style. Encyclopedic in scope, the book features two main parts to help you brush up on the basics and take your skills to a new level. First, the Techniques section guides readers through Sewing, Appliqué, Embroidery, Quilting, Dyeing, and Printing. Following that, the Projects A to Z section features more than 150 clever ideas (including many no-sew projects), all illustrated and explained with the clear, detailed instructions that have become a signature of Martha Stewart’s magazines, books, and television shows. An enclosed CD includes full-size clothing patterns as well as templates that can be easily produced on a home printer. Fabric, thread, and tool glossaries identify the properties, workability, and best uses of common sewing materials. And, perhaps best of all, when you need it most, Martha and her talented team of crafts editors offer you the reassurance that you really can make it yourself. The projects are as delightful as they are imaginative, and include classic Roman shades, hand-drawn stuffed animals, an easy upholstered blanket chest, a quilted crib bumper, French knot-embellished pillowcases and sheets, and Japanese-embroidered table linens, among many others.With gorgeous color photographs as well as expert instruction, this handy guide will surely encourage beginners and keep sewers and crafters of all experience levels wonderfully busy for many years to come. From the Hardcover edition.


150 kreative Nähtechniken
Author: Ruth Singer
Publisher: Stiebner Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 3830709110
Category: Architecture
Page: 176
View: 2989
Kein Stoff gleicht dem anderen und daher sind auch beim Nähen kreative Verarbeitungsmöglichkeiten gefragt: Die vielfach prämierte Autorin Ruth Singer lädt mit diesem Band zum Experimentieren ein und gibt ihre langjährige Erfahrung weiter. Die vorgestellten Grundtechniken für spannende Raffungen, raffinierte Applikationen oder dekorative Falten sollen dazu anregen, neue Kombinationen zu wagen und auch ungewöhnliche Wege in der Verarbeitung zu gehen. Ob Quilten oder Smoken der Fantasie sind keine Grenzen gesetzt und die Umsetzung der 150 hier präsentierten Techniken aufgrund der präzisen Erläuterungen ein Leichtes.

Der große Fotoguide für die perfekte Passform

Author: Sarah Veblen
Publisher: Stiebner Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 3830709153
Category: Architecture
Page: 224
View: 3490
Auf dem Weg zu maßgeschneiderter Kleidung ist dieser Band eine unverzichtbare Grundlage: Präzise formuliert und mit Fotografien zu jedem Arbeitsschritt bestückt, führt die umfangreiche Anleitung zur perfekten Anpassung und Umsetzung von Schnitten für alle Basics der Damenbekleidung. In Wort und Bild erläutert wird hier nicht nur die exakte Vermessung für Blusen, Röcken, Blazer, Tuniken und Hosen, sondern auch die richtige Übertragung der Abmessungen auf vorhandene Schnittmuster. Darüber hinaus hält der Band Lösungsvorschläge bei Problemen mit der passgenauen Linienführung für alle Körperkonstitutionen bereit und ist damit ein praktischer Begleiter durch viele eigene Schneider-Projekte.