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Stitch Magic: A Compendium of Sewing Techniques for Sculpting Fabric into Exciting New Forms and Fashions/Alison Reid

I'd recommend this book to any fashion sewer who is a bit more advanced, has a serious interest in vintage sewing techniques, and some time ...

Gertie's New Book for Better Sewing: a modern guide to couture-style sewing using basic vintage techniques

I need to do a better job with the hand-sewing parts!

Sewing 101

This is a GREAT tutorial with good tips on how to slip stitch a seam closed. Includes a great idea/tip to sew an opening closed first before turning your project.

Kitty Newspaper $13/yrd

Items similar to Kitty Newspaper Cotton Linen Blend Fabric Natural - 1 Yard on Etsy

Easy shrug

Cardigan Like a Bina Brianca Wrap is Must-have Womens Top

Would be great for traveling. DIY Two Tutorials for the Bina Brianca Wrap. It can be worn as a scarf cardigan poncho blouse shrug stole turtleneck shoulder scarf back wrap tunic.

The Pattern Making Primer: All You Need to Know About Designing, Adapting, and Customizing Sewing Patterns

Home sewing enthusiasts as well as fashion design students and professional pattern makers will want this book for their reference library. It's the ultimate information source for pattern makers, filled with how-to instruction on--<br><br><li>Basic to.

Clamp ruffles

kennadeek: Tutorial-Putting in Horse Hair Braid/CLAMP Ruffles by ~AnimeAngelCosplay I dunno about you fluffy people, but this big lady will be using this somehow. I love this tutorial! I used this method for my Luna costume : )

Maggie Grey's Raising the Surface with Machine Embroidery. From the author of this review (which is VERY extensive with lots of great ideas!) "...I've given a brief over view of the beautiful textiles book Raising the Surface with Machine Embroidery.  I've not included text from the book, but briefly mentioned what each section contains and briefly discussed ideas, including my own experiences with using certain techniques or products. I haven't mentioned everything that's in the book..."

Raising the Surface with Machine Embroidery - by Maggie Grey: experimental or unusual materials, highly textured low-relief embroideries and high-relief textiles, constructions etc. with clear diagrams and detailed instructions.

Sewing for Boys: 24 Projects to Create a Handmade Wardrobe by Shelly Figueroa, http://www.amazon.com/dp/0470949554/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_5kW.qb11HC7N8

Fishpond Australia, Sewing for Boys: 24 Projects to Create a Handmade Wardrobe by Karen LePage Shelly Figueroa. Buy Books online: Sewing for Boys: 24 Projects to Create a Handmade Wardrobe, ISBN Karen LePage Shelly Figueroa

sewing tutorials by hylleria

Sewing details tutorials: Piping on a Collar from Little Girl Pearl, Crochet Trimmed Edge from Foundling, Pintuck Pleats from The Long Thread, Shell Hem Edge from Threads, & Cathedral Windows from Hyena in Petticoats.