Sew...The Garment-Making Book of Knowledge: Real-Life Lessons from a Serial Sewist

  • Type: Books
  • By: Barbara Emodi
  • Age Category: Adults
  • Genre: Non-Fiction
  • Recommended by: Amanda F.
  • ISBN/UPC: 9781617456046
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Like learning to sew from a good-natured, cheeky great-aunt

This book is packed with the kind of wisdom that is usually passed directly from person to person. The author offers advice on choosing patterns, altering for fit, choosing fabric, and using various tools and notions, all in a light-hearted manner. She shares the kinds of tips and tricks that can only be gained through experience and makes the process of beginning to sew your own clothes seem far less intimidating. She even offers guidelines on which types of patterns to start with as a complete beginner.