The Sewing Book: Over 300 Step-by-step Techniques by Alison Smith MBE


The Sewing Book includes instructions for every sewing technique you’ll (probably) ever need!

Starting with the absolute basics, sewing tools (from scissors to overlockers) fabric (16 page encyclopedia) & patterns (reading, measurements and altering). It then moves on to sewing techniques with detailed instructions and full colour photographs for each step.

Techniques covered include:

  • Stitch essentials
  • Darts, tucks, pleats and gathers
  • Facings and necklines
  • Collars
  • Waistlines, belts, and tie-backs
  • Sleeves and sleeve finishes
  • Pockets
  • Hems and edges
  • Fasteners
  • Linings and interfacings
  • Professional techniques
  • Mending

In total there are step-by-step instructions for over 300 techniques.

Written by Alison Smith MBE

362 pages

23.5cm x 28.5cm x 3cm

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