Sewing For The Absolute Beginner Book Review

Sewing For The Absolute Beginner Book Review


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If you'd just landed on Earth and this book ended up in your hands, Sewing For The Absolute Beginner would absolutely teach you how to sew. This book is a handy guide for those entering the fun world of sewing.

Author Caroline Smith brings her expertise of nearly 20 years in lifestyle publishing to sewing beginners with this hardcover, spiral-bound book. Learn about the equipment and tools sewists' use, as well as basic terminology and techniques.

The techniques showcased in this book include step-by-step photos, making instructions clear and easy to follow. Smith goes over the basics of fabrics, hand stitches, sewing machines, seams, hems, patterns, buttons, zippers, trims and more.

New sewists can ease into skills with a variety of easy projects, including simple pillows, table runners, tablecloths, bags, curtains and more. Smith includes plenty of useful projects for home decor and household needs. All of the projects are beginner-friendly and simple as can be.

This book would make a great gift for someone who recently bought a sewing machine. If you'd like to teach someone to sew, guide them along with the techniques and sewing projects in Sewing For The Absolute Beginner. The book assumes that the reader is completely new to sewing, and provides a fearless, easy approach to learning.


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