Sewing

Sewing is the craft of fastening or attaching objects using stitches made with a needle and thread. Sewing is one of the oldest of the textile arts, arising in the Paleolithic era.

The Dressmakers of Yarrandarrah Prison
The Christmas Boutique (Elm Creek Quilts #21)
The Sewing Machine
The Curated Closet: A Simple System for Discovering Your Personal Style and Building Your Dream Wardrobe
The Art of Disney Costuming: Heroes, Villains, and Spaces Between
Threads of Life: A History of the World Through the Eye of a Needle
The Golden Thread: How Fabric Changed History
The Act of Sewing: How to Sew, Alter, and Embellish Clothes You'll Love to Wear
Mending Life: A Handbook for Repairing Clothes and Hearts
The Costume Making Guide: Creating Armor and Props for Cosplay
The Pattern Artist
By the Bundle: Turn Precuts into Patchwork with 12 Fat Quarter-Friendly Quilts
The Geometry of Hand-Sewing: A Romance in Stitches and Embroidery from Alabama Chanin and The School of Making
The Quilts of Gee's Bend
Sewing Shirts with a Perfect Fit: The Ultimate Guide to Fit, Style, and Construction from Collared and Cuffed to Blouses and Tunics
Couture Sewing Techniques
The Colette Sewing Handbook: Inspired Styles and Classic Techniques for the New Seamstress
Gertie’s New Book for Better Sewing: A Modern Guide to Couture-Style Sewing Using Basic Vintage Techniques
Bend-The-Rules Sewing: The Essential Guide to a Whole New Way to Sew
The Sewing Book
Weekend Sewing: More Than 40 Projects and Ideas for Inspired Stitching
Vogue Sewing
New Complete Guide to Sewing
Amy Butler's In Stitches: More Than 25 Simple and Stylish Sewing Projects
Design-It-Yourself Clothes: Patternmaking Simplified
The Art of Manipulating Fabric
Claire Shaeffer's Fabric Sewing Guide
Sew Everything Workshop
The Dressmaker's Handbook of Couture Sewing Techniques: Essential Step-by-Step Techniques for Professional Results
Patternmaking for Fashion Design
Fairy Tale Knits by A. Stewart-GuineeFairy Tale Knits by Fiona GobleCrochet Stories by Vanessa PuttOnce Upon a Knit by Genevieve MillerKnitted Fairy Tales by Sarah Keen
Fairy tale crafts
30 books — 1 voter
Aprons And Bibs    Over 30 Vintage Sewn And Crocheted Ideas by American Thread CompanyAprons by Joyce CheneyAprons of the Mid-20th Century by Judy FlorenceThe Apron Book by EllynAnne GeiselTen All American Novel Aprons -- Complete Cutting and Sewing ... by White Sewing Machine Co.
Sewing Aprons
12 books — 1 voter

Couture Sewing Techniques by Claire B. ShaefferHow to Make Sewing Patterns by Donald H. McCunnBridal Couture by Susan KhaljeSewing Lingerie by Zoe A. GraulShirtmaking by David Page Coffin
Advanced Sewing Library
15 books — 7 voters
Festive Felt by Sarah TremellingMake Your Own Horse Clothing by Jean PerrySew Bags by Hilarie Wakefield DaytonPicture Dictionary of Hand Embroidery Stitches by Juby Aleyas KollDoodle Stitching by Aimee Ray
Favorite Hand Sewing Books
18 books — 4 voters



Patricia A. McKillip
But dear, you hate to sew. I will be married soon. Lady Thiel says a woman with needlework in her hands is generally assumed to have no other thoughts in her head and can safely harbor any number of improprieties. That will come in handy, especially when I'm married to a wizard. ...more
Patricia A. McKillip, Od Magic

Jerusalem Jackson Greer
I am reminded that every day I have the chance to pick up a needle and some thread and add to the story. To stitch together something beautiful and unique, to patch a small scrap of fabric to the story, to the Story of God, that will be retold again and again for all of eternity.
Jerusalem Jackson Greer, A Homemade Year: The Blessings of Cooking, Crafting, and Coming Together

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