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Written with absolutely the newbie in brain, this booklet teaches all of the fundamentals for laptop stitching with step by step directions and pictures. stitching abilities are realized by means of engaged on tasks, starting with whatever really easy and getting an increasing number of tricky because the reader works throughout the booklet. New talents are explored extensive as they're brought. The tasks are divided into sections: garment stitching and residential decor/accessory stitching, making this the main entire beginner's booklet on hand (PDF format).
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Additional info for Sewing 101, Revised and Updated: Master Basic Skills and Techniques Easily through Step-by-Step Instruction
QUICK REFERENCE For loosely woven fabrics, such as linen tablecloth fabric, pull out a yarn along the crosswise grain, from selvage to selvage. Cut along the line left by the missing yarn. Printed on-grain. This means the pattern repeat coincides exactly with the crosswise grain of the fabric. To test fabric before you buy, place it on a flat surface and fold the cut edge back, aligning the selvages on the sides. Crease the fold with your fingers, then unfold the fabric and check to see if the crease runs into the selvage at exactly the same point in the pattern on both sides.
Indd 61 11/19/10 4:22:19 PM 11/19/10 4:35:18 PM (Text) (Ray) Job:11-22369 Title:CPI-192623 Look, Learn&Create Sewing 101 #175 Dtp:204 Page:61 How to Sew a T-shirt 1 Prepare the fabric (page 41); however, don’t wash the ribbing, as the raw edges are likely to stretch out of shape. T-shirts are easiest to sew using ¼" (6 mm) seam allowances. 5 cm) seam allowances, trim them down to ¼" (6 mm) before laying out the pattern. Lay out the pattern (page 52), and cut the fabric (page 56).
Avoid buying fabric that is printed more that 2" (5 cm) off-grain, as you will not be able to correct it, and the finished project will not hang straight. indd 43 11/19/10 5:31:34 PM 11/19/10 5:27:18 PM (Text) (Ray) Job:11-22369 Title:CPI-192623 Look, Learn&Create Sewing 101 #175 Dtp:204 Page:43 Matching Designs Stitching seams in decorator fabrics that have printed designs or wovenin patterns requires a few extra steps to make sure the pattern will flow uninterrupted from one fabric width to the next.
Sewing 101, Revised and Updated: Master Basic Skills and Techniques Easily through Step-by-Step Instruction by Editors of Creative Publishing