A Beginner's Guide to Machine Sewing: 50 Lessons & 15 Projects to Get You Started (Paperback)
  • A Beginner's Guide to Machine Sewing: 50 Lessons & 15 Projects to Get You Started (Paperback)

A Beginner's Guide to Machine Sewing: 50 Lessons & 15 Projects to Get You Started (Paperback)

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Paperback 160 Pages / Published: 26/03/2014
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Learn how to get the most out of your sewing machine with this comprehensive and easy-to-follow guide. There are 15 gorgeous projects to make including cushions, shoulder bags, soft toys and quilts. Full-size, fold-out patterns accompany the designs and 50 illustrated step-by-step lessons will guide you through all you need to get started. This book is a fantastic resource for those new to machine sewing and a great source of inspiration and ideas for more experienced sewers.

Publisher: Search Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781844489961
Number of pages: 160
Weight: 588 g
Dimensions: 225 x 195 x 20 mm


September/ October 2014

Aimed at the beginner, this is the perfect introduction to the world of sewing. After chapters on basic equipment, there are fifty lessons covering all the skills necessary to proceed on to making the exciting projects that follow. Full size pull-out patterns are included, with full step by step instructions, ensuring satisfying results for all. This is the perfect book for the novice sewer wishing to expand their knowledge, especially useful with the current trend of home sewing. Excellent value for money.

* East Kent Embroiderer's Guild *

May 14

Getting the best from your sewing machine is made easy with this book. There are 15 projects and full-size, fold-out patterns too. The lessons are illustrated and step-by-step so this is fool-proof for beginners. The projects are simple, practical and useful. Learn all about your sewing machine and sew simple items.

* Karen Platt Yarnsandfabrics.co.uk/crafts *

September 2014

This handy guide contains 50 lessons and 15 simple projects to get you started on your sewing journey. Ideal for beginners this book guides you through the preparation needed with details about using a sewing machine, the equipment you will need and a glossary of commonly used sewing terms. It has full sized, fold-out patterns and basic step-by-step instructions to guide you through each project. The lessons lead up to projects using the techniques you have just learnt and they increase gradually in complexity. The projects range from simple cushions and bags to more sophisticated clothes, toys and quilts and being able to make projects as you work through the lessons will really boost your confidence as well as making the learning process much more fun!


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I purchased this great book for new sewers for my teenage grand daughter for her birthday as she was getting a sewing machine. This book is laid out in a chronological order starting with simple steps ideal for a... More

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