Hand Sewing Magic - Essential Know-How for Hand Stitching--Master Tension and Other Techniques * with Pro Tips, Tricks, and Troubleshooting * 10 Easy, Creative Projects

Author(s): Lynn Krawczyk

Craft

Hand Sewing Magic is an essential reference to all things stitching, featuring how-tos for dozens of stitches, from the basics for sewing and mending to stunning embroidered embellishment.

Hand Sewing Magic is a modern, all-in-one guide for hand stitchers of all levels of skill and experience, and for all applications. In this unique guide book you will:

  • Get an in-depth overview of essential tools and materials, including thread, needles, fabric, and other key supplies.
  • Explore a comprehensive visual dictionary of 35 stitches plus dozens of variations, from basic mending to stylish decorative embellishment to unique art stitching.
  • Discover key techniques, from starting and ending threads to the right way to use an embroidery hoop, from stitching curved shapes to color shading, and more.
  • Learn essential tips and tricks from influential and innovative stitchers, including Joanne Sharpe, Allison Aller, and Catherine Redford.
  • 10 simple and stunning projects show unique ways to use stitches and techniques.
With Hand Sewing Magic, you'll make the most of your hand stitching and give all your projects a beautiful handmade look.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781589239685
  • : Quarto Publishing Group USA
  • : Quarry Books
  • : December 2018
  • : --- length: - '10' width: - '8.5' units: - Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Lynn Krawczyk
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 144