Sewing Secrets: Modern Methods of Stitching, Decorating and Finishing (Revised Edition)

Sewing Secrets: Modern Methods of Stitching, Decorating and Finishing (Revised Edition)
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Originally publish by The Spool Cotton Company in the 1930s, Sewing Secrets: Modern Methods of Stitching, Decorating and Finishing (Revised Edition) explains a variety of sewing techniques and tips. This classic sewing reference book is a must-have for all sewing lovers.

Contents Covered:

  • Reference Chart of Thread and Needle Sizes
  • Sewing Secrets
  • Convenient Sewing Equipment
  • First Steps in Garment Making
  • Seams
  • Darts and Tucks
  • Gathers and Fullness at Seam Lines
  • Shirrings
  • Hem Finishes
  • Narrow Hems for Circular or Straight Edges
  • Hems Finished with Bias Trim
  • Fitted Facings
  • Tailored Corners
  • Plain Sleeve Finishes
  • Some Important Edge Finishes
  • Fine Hand Sewing
  • Plackets
  • Tailored Pockets
  • Pocket Bound with Pocket Piece
  • Welt or Stand Pocket
  • Bound Buttonholes
  • Welt Buttonholes
  • Sewing on Buttons
  • Buttonholes, Hooks and Eyes and Snap Fasteners
  • Slashed Neck Opening, Double Collar and Fabric Belt
  • Bias Trim as a Sewing Aid
  • Applying Bias Trim
  • Piping with Bias Trim
  • Scallops, Bound and Faces
  • Decorating with Bias Trim
  • Finishing Touches on the Bias
  • Curves and Corners in Bias Trim Bindings
  • Hand Embroidery
  • Simple Embroidery Stitches
  • Stitches Combined to Make Embroidery Designs
  • Darning and Mending
  • Reference Index
  • Threads and Their Uses
Format: PDF Digital Reprint, e-Facsimile
No. of Pages: 52
Page Size: A4 (210mm × 297mm)
Download Size: 29.4 MB
Product Code SEW0RGXK45
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