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Secrets Of Sewing

 is a comprehensive sewing instruction program with over 300 pages of vital sewing information. To help you maximize your learning, it comes with a helpful work book designed to guide you step by step to learn to sew.

Secrets Of Sewing Workbook

In addition to the core textbook and work book, there are several very useful bonuses that you will treasure for years as you learn to sew.

My Sewing Dictionary and software helps you learn to sew

My
Sewing Dictionary

is a vital tool for you as you learn to sew. There are many specialty terms used in sewing, quilting, and crafting that have special meanings. My Sewing Dictionary provides both a PDF ebook format and an easy to use sofware that makes it easy to acces the definition and explanation of each sewing term.

The Rotary Cutting Guide enables you to learn how to sew quickly and easily.

The Rotary Cutting Guidebook

Many beginning sewers overlook the special skills and details involved in laying out patterns as well as cutting out patterns and fabrics. The Rotary Cutting Guidebook reveals the vital secrets you need to learn how to sew and cut out your projects.

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Five Steps To Learn How To Sew

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Learning How To Sew in 5 Simple Steps

Ever see a perfect article of clothing or home accessory but its in the wrong colour or size? Or perhaps you dont have enough money to buy a designer dress or pillow cover. Learning how to sew is probably one of the easiest ways to personalize your wardrobe and home dcor. Often sewing your own clothing and household items can be less expensive than buying them from a store.

Below are five easy steps to learn how to sew. (All steps below assume that youve done a small amount of hand sewing.)

1. Master the first step familiarize yourself with your sewing tools. Borrowing a friends or buying a second-hand machine is probably the most economical way to learn the ins and outs of a sewing machine. Make sure to read the instruction manual cover to cover. Why not buy the top model? Because, like learning how to drive, you want to road test this new skill to make sure its the right fit.

2. Sign up for a sewing class most community centres, sewing stores or even school boards offer sewing courses for beginners.

3. Find easy sewing patterns start of with a simple piece of clothing like a skirt. Most patterns are marked according to difficulty. Dont set yourself up for failure by trying to sew say a prom dress for your first project. Keep it simple with say, a pillow sewing pattern. If you dont have time to shop, many stores sell patterns online, making it easy to chose your project from the comfort and convenience of home.

4. Be precise and be patient sewing is an art of finite measures. Follow your instructors lead. Make sure you measure twice always before cutting. Pay attention to variances of millimetres or quarter inches. Learning how to sew can be frustrating seams may be crooked or clothes too small. Remember, sewing is reversible in many instances so be patient when learning new aspects of the craft.


5. Repeat, repeat practice makes perfect. After completing your first project, do another one right away. Repeating new sewing skills right after youve learned them will ensure you dont forget them when starting subsequent projects.

Follow these basic guidelines on learning how to sew and there will be nothing to stop you from decorating your body and home with your very own creations!

This article is courtesy of Sewing Garden, where you can find sewing patterns online including home decor sewing patterns
 

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