The Sewing Bible: A Modern Manual Of Practical And Decorative Sewing Techniques by Ruth SingerThe Sewing Bible: A Modern Manual Of Practical And Decorative Sewing Techniques by Ruth Singer

The Sewing Bible: A Modern Manual Of Practical And Decorative Sewing Techniques

byRuth Singer

Hardcover | November 10, 2009

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A complete course on sewing—from threading a needle to couture hemmingFinally someone has created every sewer's ideal companion: a comprehensive book on every aspect of hand and machine sewing—from the most basic to the most advanced—with a modern aesthetic and 20 projects to boot. From simple tutorials to in-depth masterclasses, Ruth Singer packs in lesson after lesson on both practical and decorative techniques.
The Sewing Bible includes:

• Easy-to-use instructions accompanied by hundreds of beautiful photographs detailing every stage of each technique•20 functional, fashionable sewing projects that illustrate many of the lessons—from an easy T-shirt transformation to a complex handbag—making this a how-to guide and pattern book in one
•Extensive guides to fabrics and tools, and resources to help you choose the perfect materials and equipment for your projects
•Advice on using organic and eco fabrics and working with recycled and vintage fabrics With more excitement than traditional sewing manuals, and much more depth than a book of projects, The Sewing Bible is an easy-to-use guide that's as attractive as it is comprehensive. This is the one book you need whether you're a beginner, an expert, or anywhere in between.
RUTH SINGER is a skilled textile designer and an accomplished textile historian. Her work has appeared at exhibitions including the Craft Council's "Origin" show and New York Design Week. Visit her website at www.ruthsinger.com and her blog at www.mantua-maker.blogspot.com
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Title:The Sewing Bible: A Modern Manual Of Practical And Decorative Sewing TechniquesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:304 pages, 10.3 × 9.1 × 1.45 inPublished:November 10, 2009Publisher:Potter/TenSpeed/HarmonyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0307462374

ISBN - 13:9780307462374

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from recommended I have the Singer hardcover book from about 25 years ago. I bought this for a friend and I think it's even better than my Singer book. I recommend this book to any sewer.
Date published: 2013-01-29