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How to Sew

How to Sew (1)
  • Publishing: Spring 17
  • Pub month: April
  • ISBN-13: 9781784942946
  • Author: Susie Johns
  • Price: £7.99
  • Binding: PB
  • No. of pages: 108
  • Photos: 45 photographs
  • Dimensions: *Larger Format: 275 x 215 mm
  • Colour : Full colour throughout

How to Sew

If you’ve always fancied taking up sewing but didn’t know where to start, this guide for the absolute beginner is for you. This simple-to-follow project-based book takes you through the basic techniques of this fun and creative craft. You’ll learn everything you need to get started, including how to do the necessary stitches, how to make seams and how to work with patterns and templates. Each skill is accompanied by a stylish project to make, including an apron, covered coat hanger and cushion.

Susie Johns began her publishing career as a magazine and partworks editor before becoming a freelance writer and designer. She is the author of more than 30 craft books on a range of subjects including knitting, crochet, papier mâché and embroidery. Susie has also contributed to a number of magazines and has made several television appearances demonstrating various crafts. Susie is a qualified teacher and runs workshops in drawing and painting, knitting and crochet, embroidery, and 3D design. Read her blog at: www.susieatthecircus.typepad.com

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