Sew Step by Step
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Sew Step by Step

3.92 of 5 stars 3.92  ·  rating details  ·  24 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Packed with more than 200 easy-to-follow techniques, from sewing on a button to personalizing a garment, Sew Step by Step brings these traditional, practical, and artistic crafts up to date with advice on contemporary styles and new materials, introducing these immensely satisfying skills to a whole new generation.
Paperback, 224 pages
Published January 17th 2011 by DK Publishing
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 63)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Sew: Step by Step offers advice on how to sew. It shows the basics and updates them for today's trends and fashion. It covers lots of different topics including: equipment and fabrics to sewing pockets, waistlines, facings, collars, sleeves and decorative techniques.

This is such an awesome book. It's geared toward the novice sewer, but those looking for a refresher or even a good reference book would benefit from reading this book. As with a lot of DK books, the book is wonderfully laid out wit...more
Simple, concise and easy to follow. This book guides you through the first steps of dressmaking and introduces common stitches and techniques.
Well set out with clear photo tutorials.
Marci -  Serendipitous Readings
For the beginner to the expert that needs a refresher course in the simple stitches to the most complicated, this book is fabulous ! With the full color photographs, Alison takes you through step by step to making your sewing dreams come true.
This is an abbreviated version of DK's, "The Sewing Book." It's a GREAT guide for beginner sewers or sewers who are a bit rusty. I highly recommend t if you want to brush up or learn new techniques. Very easy to follow.
Hannat Bello
Hannat Bello marked it as to-read
Jul 02, 2014
Bookworm marked it as to-read
Jun 21, 2014
Tjoa Dwi
Tjoa Dwi marked it as to-read
Jun 04, 2014
Ivuška Šrameková
Ivuška Šrameková marked it as to-read
Jun 03, 2014
Maryam marked it as to-read
May 07, 2014
Beth marked it as to-read
Apr 21, 2014
Melissa marked it as to-read
Apr 05, 2014
Kianna Tobias
Kianna Tobias marked it as to-read
Apr 03, 2014
Midnu added it
Mar 12, 2014
Scott marked it as to-read
Jan 06, 2014
Linsay added it
Oct 10, 2013
Sar marked it as to-read
Sep 18, 2013
Brittany Stone
Brittany Stone marked it as to-read
Aug 25, 2013
« previous 1 3 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Name All the Animals: A Memoir The Sewing Book Exposed: The Victorian Nude Dressmaking: The Complete Step-By-Step Quide to Making Your Own Clothes Pre-Raphaelites: Victorian Art and Design

Share This Book