The Overlocker Technique Manual

The Complete Guide to Serging and Decorative Stitching
Author: Julia Hincks
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781782210207
Category: Fancy work
Page: 128
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An all-level skill book to make sure you get the most out of your serging machine. Photographs and step-by-step instructions take you through the essential techniques, showing you how to set up your machine, how to adjust settings to get best results on a range of different fabrics, and how to edge your fabrics with perfect results.

Der große Fotoguide für die perfekte Passform


Author: Sarah Veblen
Publisher: Stiebner Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 3830709153
Category: Architecture
Page: 224
View: 1952

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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.

Nähen für Dummies


Author: Jan Saunders Maresh
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527667792
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 351
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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.

The Complete Serger Handbook


Author: Chris James
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9780806998077
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 159
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How and when to use a serger stitch for finishing edges, making garments or decorative work. There are instructions on how to make buttonholes, do quilting, lacemaking and applique.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Sewing


Author: Missy Shepler,Rebecca Brent
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101513682
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 304
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A manual that offers seamstresses the Right Stitch. From first threading a needle to the final completed project, The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Sewing provides readers with a "learn- as-you-go" method that helps build sewing skills both by hand and by machine. ? Each chapter has a practice project for readers to apply their newly acquired skills to completing ? Includes dozens of easy-to-understand visual aid line drawings and photographs ? Features basic machine care and maintenance information

Singer: The Complete Photo Guide to Sewing, 3rd Edition


Author: Nancy Langdon
Publisher: Creative Publishing International
ISBN: 1589238974
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 312
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SINGER: The Complete Photo Guide to Sewing, 3rd Edition,is the one reference every sewer needs. Its 312 pages and 1,200 photographs cover every aspect of fashion and d�cor sewing. Choose the right tools and notions, use conventional machines and sergers, perfect your fashion sewing and tailoring, and produce lovely home d�cor projects. Step-by-step instructions for basic projects like pillows, tablecloths, and window treatments are included. Both beginning and highly skilled sewers will turn to this book again and again. The third edition of this ultimate guide is updated with new photography and the latest innovations in sewing products and techniques. Learn how to: - Get the most out of your sewing machine. - Take proper measurements (of people as well as of windows and tables). - Read and understand commercial sewing patterns. - Alter store-bought patterns for a perfect fit. - Achieve thoroughly professional results.

Sewing with Sergers

The Complete Handbook for Overlock Sewing
Author: Gail Brown,Pati Palmer
Publisher: Palmer Pletsch Pub
ISBN: 9780935278583
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 128
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Beginning sergers will benefit from this introductory guide to the serger machine and basic serging techniques. Information on the function of a serger and instructions on machine maintenance are provided along with step-by-step guidelines on sewing straight lines and curves, turning corners, and creating professional-looking seams. Additional details on stitch types, flatlocking, fabric tension, decorative techniques, and making fast fashion adornments such as collars, gathers, and hems are also included, and exciting projects like the serged napkin, swimsuit, and sweater will help augment the skills of the novice serger.

Stickerei-Zeit

Kultur und Kunst in St. Gallen 1870 - 1930 ; Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, 1. April - 6. August 1989
Author: Marianne Gächter-Weber
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Art, Modern
Page: 270
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The Sewing Stitch & Textile Bible

A Complete Illustrated Guide to Techniques and Materials
Author: Lorna Knight
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 9780896895270
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 256
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Delivers technique tips you will refer to often Spiral encased, lay-flat format allows you to work while you read Whether it's simple repair advice, instructions for soft furnishings or tips for designing fashions, this comprehensive sewing resource contains instructions anyone can understand, and use for years to come. In addition to easy-to-follow instructions, demonstrated in over 500 color photos and diagrams, this book includes a stitch directory with functional and decorative stitches created by hand, machine and serger. Plus, a textile directory with details for working with more than 70 fabrics from chiffon to denim, and application advice for seams, edges, buttonholes, zippers and more. This is a foundational reference every sewing enthusiast can use.

Tailoring

The Classic Guide to Sewing the Perfect Jacket
Author: Creative Publishing International
Publisher: Creative Publishing International
ISBN: 1589236092
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 128
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Demonstrates how to create a tailored jacket with a list of tools, advice on selecting fabrics and patterns, and techniques for constructing and sewing each part of the garment.

Serged Garments in Minutes

A Complete Guide to Simple Construction Techniques
Author: Tammy Young
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 136
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Demonstrates easy and fast ways to integrate serged construction into just about any garment, provides instructions for converting patterns, and shows new serged garment construction techniques

Serger Sewing Basics


Author: N.A
Publisher: Annie's Wholesale
ISBN: 1573675059
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 80
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Loaded with tips and hints for sewing success, this book demystifies the anatomy, setup, and use of a serger. Whether a neophyte to sewing or someone with years of experience, crafters can learn multiple stitches and decorative techniques from this comprehensive guide. By mastering stitches such as overlock, flatlock, rolled edge, and cover stitch; techniques such as quilting and heirloom; and the finer points of garment construction, sewers can quickly and efficiently delve into new creative sewing territory. Detailed instructions and step-by-step photos and illustrations accompany 13 delightful home decor projects for the kitchen, living room, and bedroom.

Show Your Work!

10 Wege, auf sich aufmerksam zu machen - Zeig, was du kannst! - New York Times Bestseller
Author: Austin Kleon
Publisher: Mosaik Verlag
ISBN: 3641178835
Category: Self-Help
Page: 224
View: 5837

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Die 10 ultimativen Regeln, um entdeckt zu werden Wie werde ich entdeckt? Austin Kleon weiß, wie‘s geht. In „Alles nur geklaut“ beschrieb er, wie man die eigene Kreativität findet. Nun erklärt er, wie man den entscheidenden nächsten Schritt macht: zeigen, was man kann. Dazu muss man so präsent und interessant sein, dass andere die eigene Arbeit gar nicht ignorieren können. In 10 einfachen Regeln zeigt Kleon, wie man auf die eigenen Ideen aufmerksam macht. Ein Handbuch für alle, die es eigentlich hassen, Werbung für sich selbst zu machen.

Sewing For Dummies


Author: Jan Saunders Maresh
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470623209
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 416
View: 3275

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The most complete guide to sewing basics People are always looking for ways to cut expenses and be creative and stylish at the same time. Learning to sew is a great way to arm yourself with the skills to repair and create clothing and furnishings for yourself and your family for little to no cost. But learning how to sew and how to choose the tools and supplies to begin sewing can be confusing. Now, you can turn to this hands-on, friendly guide for the most up-to-date information, the best techniques, and fun projects for learning (or brushing up on) the art of sewing. Easy-to-follow instructions and step-by-step illustrations make it easier to learn Fresh new patterns, projects, stitches, and techniques for fashion and the home Budget-conscious tips for breathing new life into existing garments Complete with a section on common sewing mistakes and how to avoid them, Sewing For Dummies, 3rd edition gives you the confidence and know-how to sew like a pro.