All New Fabric Savvy

"All new fabric savvy takes the guesswork out of choosing the best fabric for any sewing project.

All New Fabric Savvy

The essential guide for every sewer just got better! All New Fabric Savvy is updated to include detailed information on 107 different fabrics; must-know information on determining fabric content, working with knits, working with different types of interfacing, removing stains, and choosing lining material; recommended tools and notions; illustrated reference sections on seams, details, closures, and hems; 476 photographs and 110 illustrations. Organized alphabetically, the 107 fabrics include old favorites--like cotton, wool, knits, and silks--to new options, some of which you might never have heard of or sewn with--synthetics; those that resist water, sun, stains, and wrinkles; those made from animal hides (and, of course, their faux cousins); those regenerated from wood pulp; and many more.

More Fabric Savvy

A new edition of the best-selling fabric guide includes all-new updated information on the selection of the best fabrics for a variety of projects and how to make the most of them, including new tips and more than three hundred color ...

More Fabric Savvy

A new edition of the best-selling fabric guide includes all-new updated information on the selection of the best fabrics for a variety of projects and how to make the most of them, including new tips and more than three hundred color photographs.

Sew Stow

THE SAVVY FABRIC SHOPPER If you aren't experienced at buying fabric, here are a few facts that will help you know what ... fabric. If you can use the selvage as your seam allowance, by all means do so. Most fabrics have a face and a ...

Sew   Stow

Indulge your passion for sewing as you clear your life of clutter. Whatever your experience and wherever the mess, you can sew up a cloth sack or organizer to fit your needs. Gardening tools, groceries, shoes, toys, jewelry, and more will find new homes in these colorful and reusable handmade alternatives to mass-produced products. With Betty Oppenheimer’s easy-to-follow instructions for 31 fun and functional projects, you’ll be inspired to break out your needles and create a more organized, bright, and eco-friendly home.

Buffi s Dress Design Sew 30 Fun Styles

Fabric. Savvy. In my sewing classes, I always encourage my students to choose their own fabric. So, even though I'll tell you the type of fabric I used to make each dress featured in this book, feel free to use something completely ...

Buffi s Dress Design  Sew 30 Fun Styles

Show off your style with eye-catching homemade dresses. In this fun, easy-to-follow guide, Project Runway contestant Buffi Jashanmal shows you how to create your own custom-fitted dresses or revamp a piece that’s already hanging in your closet. Learn to design personalized patterns for three basic dress shapes — the shift, the sheath, and the princess seam — and make them rock by exploring variations with measurements and fabric types. Your dresses will fit your body, suit your taste, and express your individuality.

Threads Magazine

A brand new OTTOBRE woman LADIES FASHION 1000 meter spools $ 2.50 each Thread · Ribbon • Fabric • Yarn and more ... Latest techniques for classic fabricsAll - new photos now with pattern numbers • Easy - to - use lining chart ...

Threads Magazine


Simply Successful Applique

When fabric manufacturers introduce a new collection, the color palette has been developed so that all the fabrics will harmonize. By selecting fabrics from the same collection, you can be confident that your choices will coordinate ...

Simply Successful Applique

Award-winning applique quilting artist, Jeanne Sullivan, shows you how to create flawless appliqué in just minutes—by hand or machine. Get pinpoint accuracy more easily with this comprehensive visual guide (includes bonus CD of full-size template patterns). Anyone can learn her stress-free methods, even if you’ve never tried appliqué. Seasoned quilters and sewers will also love these new techniques for more complex designs and for faster, easier ways to make ruching, narrow lines, reverse appliqué, Broderie Perse, and more. Plus “what you see is what you get” with Jeanne’s process…work with your fabrics and templates right side up!

Totally Tubular Quilts

A see - through picking out fabric is simple .... just relax ! ruler , scissors , and rotary cutter are all you Start with two or three inspiring fabrics , ones that need to make these intricate and distinctive immediately catch your ...

Totally Tubular Quilts

Important Note about PRINT ON DEMAND Editions: You are purchasing a print on demand edition of this book. This book is printed individually on uncoated (non-glossy) paper with the best quality printers available. The printing quality of this copy will vary from the original offset printing edition and may look more saturated. The information presented in this version is the same as the latest edition. Any pattern pullouts have been separated and presented as single pages. If the pullout patterns are missing, please contact c&t publishing.

Smart Packing for Today s Traveler

DECIPHERING HANGTAGS Use the following list to help you understand new terms that appear on garment hangtags and in clothing descriptions . Gore - Tex® is the most durable ... Be Fabric Savvy Choosing the right fabrics for your trip.

Smart Packing for Today s Traveler

Imagine traveling with all the right things -- no matter what, no matter where -- without carrying five suitcases! Sound impossible? In Smart Packing for Today's Traveler, globetrotter Susan Foster shares how-to secrets discovered during hundreds of business and pleasure trips.

The Art of Fabric Collage

Take some time to develop your collection , then one day make some free time and gather your samples , a glue stick , scissors , and a couple of sheets of " Chelsea's New Friends " : A variety of surface.

The Art of Fabric Collage

Take your creative spirit to new heights with the fun of fabric collage. It is easier than you think, and with Rosemary Eichorn's thorough instruction, you will enjoy learning dozens of new and exciting techniques. Book jacket.

A Field Guide to Fabric Design

Currently there are hundreds of digital textile printing bureaus worldwide, but only a handful are priced for use by ... When choosing a digital printing service, first consider the fabric on which you wish to print, and shop around to ...

A Field Guide to Fabric Design

A comprehensive, step-by-step resource for fabric design and printing—including tips from top designers. If you’ve ever dreamed of showing your designs on fabric, textile aficionado Kim Kight, of popular blog True Up, is here to teach you how. Comprehensive and refreshingly straightforward, this impressive volume features two main parts. First, the Design and Color section explains the basics with step-by-step tutorials on creating repeating patterns both by hand and on the computer. Next, the Printing section guides you through transferring those designs on fabric—whether it's block printing, screen printing, digital printing or licensing to a fabric company—and how to determine the best method for you. Includes extensive photos and illustrations

Seed Bead Savvy

Seed Bead Savvy introduces the basics and the wide array of choices available to those who choose to work with these tiny ... OTHER TEXTILES Lace, rope, ribbon, tweed, chain ... all can be recreated with these amazing little beads.

Seed Bead Savvy

This book is a great introduction to the world of seed beads. Readers will learn dozens of ways to use these small, glittering building blocks to create earrings, bracelets, necklaces, and more.

Modern Mending

As a rule of thumb, choose the thinnest needle with an eye large enough to accommodate your chosen thread. ... down through your fabric to the other side. ɑ ɑ Needle threaders are a savvy invention and there's no shame in using one!

Modern Mending


Power Sewing Step by step

(0.1m) each of the fabrics you love. Now muster up all of your willpower and head for home with your fabric samples and pattern numbers. 4 What is an outfit without accessories? Look at the items you already own to see what coordinates ...

Power Sewing Step by step

Introduces timesaving techniques for fitting and finishing garments, shows how to adapt patterns for a more professional look, and includes tips on solving specific sewing problems.

Corpsman

Choose one that is ion savvy this season . material and each one was put halfway between sporty and Stores are ... for 15 years . all - student meeting , ” Mrs. Turner chose a rust color in this fabric for tion with impromptu problem ...

Corpsman


Reading for Survival in Today s Society

Fabric Savvy's Requirement M For Making Upholstery Choice " W - S " can be spot cleaned with a mild solvent ... a wise upholstery choice are performance - tested fabrics and patterned fabrics that match as well as possible all over a ...

Reading for Survival in Today s Society

Thirty-six modules in two volumes for a 36-week course in functional reading. Volume 1 complements and supplements school curricula. Volume 2 addresses topics with which adults must cope.

Strip Savvy

use a lot of brighter colors; a white background makes them pop and provides a nice contrast to the fabrics in the blocks. A really darkgray fabric ... If you want to branch out a little, choose a fabric with a small spot motif or dots.

Strip Savvy

This exciting collection features fresh, bright designs inspired by traditional blocks, as well as a few all-new block designs. Discover a wide variety of patterns for everyone from novices to experts--at a terrific value. Use convenient precut 2 1/2" strips or dive into your stash--and create a quilt that's uniquely your own Select from 18 fun projects and try new techniques such as flying geese, half-square triangles, triangle corners, chain piecing, and strip piecing Enhance your quilt design by making clever use of leftover strips in pieced borders and scrappy bindings

Cosplay The Beginner s Masterclass

Any accidental stains will usually have to be washed by hand, meaning you should choose a fabric which is ... Eating drier foods and using straws with your drinks in a way that won't leave stains (or smear makeup) is of course better ...

Cosplay   The Beginner s Masterclass


Atlanta Magazine

Home&Garden READERS' Best Place to Buy a Sofa IK HA Best Garden Store Pike Family Nurserie Best Fabric Store Forsyth Fabrics Best "New" Fabric Source Peachtree Fabrics Direct 1400 English St., 404-351- 5400. For the past 58 years, ...

Atlanta Magazine

Atlanta magazine’s editorial mission is to engage our community through provocative writing, authoritative reporting, and superlative design that illuminate the people, the issues, the trends, and the events that define our city. The magazine informs, challenges, and entertains our readers each month while helping them make intelligent choices, not only about what they do and where they go, but what they think about matters of importance to the community and the region. Atlanta magazine’s editorial mission is to engage our community through provocative writing, authoritative reporting, and superlative design that illuminate the people, the issues, the trends, and the events that define our city. The magazine informs, challenges, and entertains our readers each month while helping them make intelligent choices, not only about what they do and where they go, but what they think about matters of importance to the community and the region.

Beyond Design

According to Lee and Steen (2010, 286), customer expectations of fit are influ- enced by: • Fashion trends and styles • Fabrics (textures, weight, drape and hand) • Context (social, cultural, political, and other issues) • Intended ...

Beyond Design

Now in full colour, the third edition of this practical text takes students step-by-step through the pre-production processes of apparel product development: planning, forecasting, fabricating, line development, technical design, pricing and sourcing and includes a greater focus on current issues, for example sustainability and business ethics.

Taunton s Fine Woodworking

Take Your Cooking Further 200 RECIPES FROM THE EDITORS OF FINE COOKING Cooking New American offers today's cooks ... 24.95 Guide to Selecting Paperback , Product # 070733 FABRIC SAVVY and Sewing Fabric $ 17.95 Completely Revised Power ...

Taunton s Fine Woodworking