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Hoey, Aneela

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "This book features 15 projects for a wide variety of sewing organizers. The patterns are designed to work together, so small projects fit into larger ones. Make for yourself or as gifts. Detailed concepts will include information on installing zippers, alternative fastenings, sewing with vinyl, making three-dimensional shapes, and the different types of interfacings that can be used and how...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: C&T Publishing 2017

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Fairbanks-Critchfield, Caroline

Summary: 20 quick & easy projects to sew from scraps or fat quarters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lark 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 646.2 FAI

Clayton, Marie

Summary: Presents a general guide to sewing for beginners to advanced practitioners, with illustrated instructions of sewing techniques, dressmaking, advanced tailoring, home furnishings, and repairing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Collins & Brown 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 643 CLA

Kuskowski, Alex

Summary: Learn about the basics of fiber arts while creating cool stuff. The Cool Sewing for Kids title teaches the first steps of how to sew. Activities will help kids use what they learned to make a pillow, a tote bag, a gadget pouch and more. Custom how-to photos and easy step-by-step instructions make crafting a blast. Dont wait to get cool crafting!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library, an imprint Abdo Publishing 2014

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 746 KUS

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J746 KUS

Phillips, Jennifer

Summary: "Step-by-step instructions teach readers how to create scarves, belts, hats, and other fashion accessories"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 643 PHI

Kerr, Sophie

Summary: Teaches how to use a sewing machine, make fabric choices, and use basic sewing tools, and includes sixteen child-friendly projects with step-by-step instructions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 646.2 KER

Sandqvist, Anton

Summary: From the founder of iconic outdoors brand Sandqvist, this cool craft book is all about using needle and thread, a sewing machine and stiff materials to make your own practical, hardwearing functional objects. From hiking rucksacks to knife holders, vanity bags to aprons, there are projects for the experienced home sewer who is looking to try something new, for people who find the idea of sewing...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Frances Lincoln 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 643.9 SAN

Taylor, Chloe

Summary: Zoey's school is having a dance and Zoey sews special dresses for her friends and herself. Everyone's excited. Then Zoey gets a phone call inviting her to be on her favourite reality television show, Fashion Showdown. The problem is, the show is taping on the same day as the dance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC TAY

McCunn, Donald H.

Summary: How to Make Sewing Patterns solves the mysteries of pattern drafting with easy, step-by-step instructions and clear line drawings that show how to create custom-fit garments in a wide range of designs. The book’s detailed instructions on measuring and fitting include do-it-yourself photographs as well as directions for creating custom dress forms.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Design Enterprises of San Francisco 2016

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McNicol, Alison.

Summary: This book is perfect for kids getting started with their first sewing machine - with bright, modern and clear illustrations, children can quickly learn to use and thread their machine, measure and use fabrics, and make a selection of super cool projects - super easy tote bags, cool cushions, i-pod holders, zip cases and more!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kyle Craig Pub. 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 646.2 MCN

Tsukiori, Yoshiko

Summary: This DIY sewing book presents a collection of wraps that are easy to sew in just a few hours. The versatility of the sewing patterns makes it easy to adapt any of the designs to suit your personal style. The patterns are easily adjusted for size, and the soft loose lines work for any figure. Whether your tastes run to ultra-feminine or ultra-classic, this great home-sewing book has something...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tuttle Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 643 TSU

Wiggs, Susan

Summary: At the break of dawn, Caroline Shelby returns home to Oysterville, Washington, a tiny coastal hamlet, a place she thought she'd left forever. With her are two orphaned children for whom she is now legal guardian, a role she's not sure she's ready for. But the town has changed. For solace, Caroline returns to her favorite place: the sewing shop owned by Mrs. Lindy Bloom, where she discovers that...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2019

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Abousteit, Nora.

Summary: Showcasing influential looks from the 1920s to the 1980s, presents five adaptable master patterns for tops, dresses, and pants--all of which can be transformed into twenty different projects for women and men.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Potter Craft 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 646.4 ABO

Booth, Abigail

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: Fabrics colored with natural dyes have a beauty and subtlety all of their own. Onion and avocado skins, chamomile and birch bark, and nettles and acorns can produce lovely, ethereal colors and effects. The Wild Dyer demystifies this eco-conscious art, focusing on foraging and growing dying materials; repurposing kitchen trimmings; making and using long-lasting dyes; and creating stitched projects.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton Architectural Press 2019

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Scott-Smith, Louise

Summary: "Sew chic new doll's outfits with some fabric scraps, a few sequins and a button. Follow actual-size patterns, which are quick and easy to make. Includes super-clear instructions for beginners, with tips and tricks along the way. Patterns fit all popular 12 inch fashion dolls"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thames & Hudson 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 745.592 SCO

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 745.5982 SCO

Zsazsa

Summary: This fun, quirky book is packed with 25 gorgeous, colorful skirts for women of all sizes and girls of all ages. All of the projects can be easily customized using the full-size patterns given in the back: all can be made for adults or children, and advice is given on how to create maternity wear. Each design is shown made from several different fabrics and with different trims to inspire the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Search Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 643 ZSA

Summary: A photographic step-by -step sourcebook of sewing techniques for enthusiasts of every level.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 646.4 COM

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 646.4 COM

Contents: Best practices working with thread -- Add a dart on a slant -- Reduce pocket bulk -- Trim a dolman sleeve -- Clip corners properly -- Remove excess fabric from the neckline -- Adjust a pattern for button size -- Fit a pegged skirt -- Support a side seam.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Taunton Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 643 THR

Bull, Jane

Summary: Discusses basic knitting, sewing, and embroidery techniques and presents step-by-step instructions for a variety of projects, including pixel pics, lavender bags, and woolen hats.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 2009

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Conner, Lindsay

Summary: Sew that just-right bag for the job! Top sewing designers and bloggers share 15unique organizers for everyday life. From a laptop folio or a gym bag to an airport sling or a trunk organizer, every tote has distinctive features to keep your essentials within easy reach. Practical, stylish, and versatile by design, each multiuse project is organized by skill level, from confident beginner to more...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: C&T Publishing, Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 643 CON

Dubicki, Elizabeth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Krause Publications 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 646.2 DUB

Fleiss, Anna

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Trailblazing women take center stage in Feminist Icon Cross-Stitch, a collection of stylish patterns and capsule biographies that celebrates some of our favorite lady heroes. Feminism is back in the spotlight, and powerful women, from Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Malala Yousafzai to Gloria Steinem and Michelle Obama, have inspired a whole new generation to smash the patriarchy. With an introduction...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Running Press 2017

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Gerlings, Charlotte

Contents: Equipment and materials -- Hand embroidery methods and techniques -- Machine embroidery methods and techniques -- Regional embroidery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Turnbull, Stephanie

Summary: This title in the Cool Stuff series helps kids learn sewing skills while also allowing them to express their own creativity.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smart Apple Media 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 646.2 TUR

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