"Super Stitches Sewing" by Nicole Vasbinder is a complete guide to machine-sewing and hand-stitching techniques. Questions always arise even to a sewist as to how to repair x, y and z. Non-sewers, knitters and crocheters find themselves in this situation and now have an easy and comprehensive place to turn for an answer.
Nicole will guide you step by step in easy to follow words and drawings. The book contains 50 machine sewing stitches and 20 hand stitches. Learn what thread and needles to use for the best outcome. Whether you have a computerized, mechanical or vintage sewing machine, learn to use it to its full advantage.
It isn't just for repairs. This is the refernce stitch book you have been looking for. You may find this book helpful to the point where you find your way to a new hobby, 'sewing'. A wonderful gift idea for a bridal shower.
Once Upon a Knit
Genevieve Miller tells a knitted story of 28 Grimm and glamorous fairy-tale projects for you in "Once Upon a Knit". Whether you enjoy tales about 'Into the Woods', 'Princes & Princesses' or 'Something Wicked', you will find patterns for men, women, children and your castle. Designers include Tanis Gray, Julie Turjoman Joan of Dark and...
The New Crochet
The Craft & Hobby Association estimates that 14.7 million Americans crochet. Now it is your turn to make it 14.7 million plus one. Marion Madel, author of "The New Crochet" is a beginner's guide with 38 modern projects. She will show you how in 25 lessons. Each lesson is accompanied by a project.
"Convertible Crochet" by Doris Chan is a book about customizable designs for stylish garments. Among the pages you will take a pattern and create multiple styles. Learn to adapt styles that are longer or shorter, slim or boxy, sleeves or cuffs, with a collar or without for your personal look.