The Sewing Machine

It is 1911, and Jean is about to join the mass strike at the Singer factory For her, nothing will be the same again n nDecades later, in Edinburgh, Connie sews coded moments of her life into a notebook, as her mother did before her n nMore than 100 years after his grandmother s sewing machine was mad

The Curated Closet: A Simple System for Discovering Your Personal Style and Building Your Dream Wardrobe

A brilliant and inspirational roadmap for discovering and cultivating a strong sense of personal style and building the ideal wardrobe for your lifestyle.Many women don t know what their personal style is, don t have a wardrobe that actually matches their style or life, and don t know how to shop fo

Sewing (5th Edition): Sewing For Beginners - Quick & Easy Way To Learn How To Sew With 50 Patterns for Beginners!

Sewing Discover the BEST Way to Learn How to Sew BONUS Includes 50 Quick Easy Patterns for Beginners FREE BONUS FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY If you download this book TODAY, you will receive a FREE DOWNLOAD of Kitty Moore s best selling book, DIY Crafts The 100 Most Popular Crafts Projects Th

Threads of Life: A History of the World Through the Eye of a Needle

A history of sewing and embroidery, told through the stories of the men and women, over centuries and across continents, who have used the language of sewing to make their voices heard, even in the most desperate of circumstances n nFrom the political storytelling of the Bayeux tapestry s anonymous e

The Pattern Artist

English housemaid Annie Wood arrives in New York in 1911 On her own for the first time working as a Macy s sewing department clerk, Annie catches the eye of a salesman at the Butterick Pattern Company Through determination, hard work, and God s leading, Annie discovers a hidden gift she is a tale

DIY T-Shirt Crafts: From Braided Bracelets to Floor Pillows, 50 Unexpected Ways to Recycle Your Old T-Shirts

Transform old T shirts into trendy accessories in 60 minutes or fewer n nCreating something useful and stylish doesn t have to take ages or require expensive supplies From an Easy Twisted Headband to Round Lounge Pillows, DIY T Shirt Crafts teaches you how to repurpose old T shirts into 50 beauti

All Points Patchwork: A Complete Guide to English Paper Piecing Quilting Techniques for Making Perfect Hexagons, Diamonds, Octagons, and Other Shapes

The key to perfect patchwork is getting all of the points to match up which is no easy feat Thanks to the rediscovery of a traditional technique known as English paper piecing, success is now possible for quilters of all levels By cutting the desired shapes from paper, basting the paper to the

Merchant Mills Workbook: A Collection of Versatile Sewing Patterns for an Elegant All Season Wardrobe

Make six classic garments and create a stylish wardrobe from scratch Designed by the popular team of Merchant Mills Carolyn Denham and Roderick Field , these full size patterns with creative variations to try feature a neat vest with a boxer back detail, an elegant bias cut long sleeved dress, a