The Encyclopedia of Sewing Machine TechniquesBook - 1999
If the sewing machine does it, then the technique is here! Anyone looking for advice on those indispensable basics will find a variety of ways to do bias binding, buttonholes, edge finishes, gathering, hem finishes, mitering corners, seam finishes, topstitching, and zippers. Or sewers can learn how to make any item eye-catching with an array of creative touches, including appliqu#65533;, crisscross chain stitching, eyelet embroidery, and lacework. Every technique comes complete with machine setups and guidance on fabrics, stitching, needles, threads, tension, and the presser foot.
Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub., c1999
Characteristics: 336 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm
Alternative Title: Sewing machine techniques