Looking for a simple written sewing for beginners pdf book?
I found one that you might like to know about. It is the book I wish I had when I first started sewing again entitled Sewing for beginners. A basic guide to learning to sew. This Sewing for Beginners pdf book is something you will enjoy especially discovering tons of new ideas about sewing.
Loads of first class easy to understand descriptions of various sewing terms with sewing patterns designed to be used by beginners and upwards. After eight years of sewing including posh dresses, jackets and pants, along with some quilting and embroidery I discovered ideas even I had never seen before.
My recommended sewing for beginners guide book
Mavis Cox (that is her on the right) its author is over ninety but still sewing on a regular basis with a lot of years of experience to teach us all. I would recommend this sewing for beginners pdf ebook to anyone.
Even if you have years of experience at a high level of professional practice this book or to be more open a whole collection of sewing for beginners pdf ebooks will be of benefit to you for a quick revision of some sewing jobs you may not have done for some time.
Mavis’s style of writing is very easy to follow straight to the point. It has virtually no fluff and unnecessary filler to make it look a thicker book which so many people do that nowadays. However the explanations of sewing techniques and the reasons for using them are well set out.
For example she shows clearly how choosing the wrong sewing needle will potentially damage your fabric or lead to a poor finish. I certainly did not know there were so many types of sewing needles on the market today — 13 of them — all designed for different jobs.
She goes into detail with 19 hand stitching styles not every job can be done on your sewing machine so this section will astonish you as you discover how varied and easy using these different stitches can be. And let’s face it some jobs like quick tack stitch to the hem which is come loose when you are in a hurry to go somehere are not not worth getting the machine out at all. Use a simple but reliable hand sewing stitch style to tide you over till you have time to do it properly with a more permanent machine stitch.
She also goes into explaining how to sew and adjust the tension on your machine for a number of the most popular stitches so you end up looking like a professional in no time at all.
Sewing for beginners pdf book for you as a potential professional
The way I read this collection of books you will be very quickly be able to start sewing jobs for others to make a tidy profit for the hours of enjoyment you are having with your machine. Don’t be put off by the picture of Mavis above surrounded by fancy gadgets. All you really need is a table with good lighting and one sewing machine along with a threads, needles pins and the right fabric. I can help you choose the right sewing machine for you if you wish but don’t think that is out of your reach.
Even if you don’t want to go professional full time there is nothing to stop you from doing the occasional job for others and earn enough to pay for your sewing machine and accessories etc in between making gifts and clothes for yourself and your family.
I have created a separate page which describes the sewing for beginners pdf books content in a bit more detail click here. However I suggest you go straight to see Mavis’s own page including video and read about all the bonus sewing for beginners pdf books which she gives away free of charge just click here.