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Stress-Free Sewing Solutions: A No-Fail Guide to Garments for the Modern Sewist (Paperback)


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Say goodbye to sewing F.A.I.L.s (followed-all-instructions letdowns) Perfect your professional handmade style with garment-making sewist Barbara Emodi by learning methods to understand common missteps and how to avoid frustrating mistakes. Plus, salvage your sewing "oops" with tips and tricks to recognize and rescue immediate errors with easy fixes. Each strategy is geared toward making every project a successful one The comprehensive instructions and techniques are for every skill set, so even experienced sewists can learn surprising new ways to make facings, bindings, plackets, pockets, zipper openings, and more. If something you've sewn doesn't turn out, flip through this book and find a F.A.I.L. (Followed-All-Instructions Letdown) that matches your issue - Sew garments with guided expertise on how to create beautiful details every time - Step-by-step instructions teach you when it's best to ignore what's written in the pattern, and what to do instead for easier, more accurate sewing - Master bound buttonholes, men's sleeve plackets, welt pockets, fly zippers, and so much more.

About the Author

Emodi, Barbara Bio: Barbara Emodi sews, writes, and teaches in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. She has taught her techniques for stress-free and satisfying sewing online and in Australia, Canada, and the United States. She is the author of SEW: The Garment-Making Book of Knowledge and has written extensively for many sewing magazines. barbaraemodi.com
Product Details
ISBN: 9781644030592
ISBN-10: 1644030594
Publisher: C&T Publishing
Publication Date: August 25th, 2021
Pages: 176
Language: English