The Colette Sewing Handbook: Inspired Styles and Classic Techniques for the New Seamstress

A great plan, a great pattern, a great fit, a great fabric, and a great finish These are the five fundamentals for perfecting any sewing project Sarai Mitnick, an independent pattern designer setting the high water mark in the industry, shares her knowledge of these fundamentals and offers five

The Pink Suit

On November 22, 1963, the First Lady accompanied her husband to Dallas, Texas dressed in a pink Chanel style suit that was his favorite Much of her wardrobe, including the pink suit, came from the New York boutique Chez Ninon where a young seamstress, an Irish immigrant named Kate, worked behind

Vogue Sewing

The bestselling guide to sewing gets a freshening up And its from Vogue the most respected name in needlework A trusted classic since 1975, Vogue Sewing has remained a consistent bestseller and sewers favorite Now its been fully revised and updated, with the latest information and all new

Make Yourself Comfortable: Sewing clothes from stretch knit fabrics

Make Yourself Comfortable offers perfect proof that easy to wear clothes can be seriously stylish with a collection of outfits that combine the comfort of stretch fabrics with Tilly Walnes signature look Even experienced stitchers are often wary of working with stretch knit fabrics, but in this

The Thread

A beautiful and epic novel that spans nearly a hundred years, The Thread is a magnificent story of a friendship and a love that endures through the catastrophes and upheavals of the twentieth century both natural and man made in the turbulent city of Thessaloniki, Greece Victoria Hislop,

Gertie’s New Book for Better Sewing: A Modern Guide to Couture-Style Sewing Using Basic Vintage Techniques

Gretchen Gertie Hirsch is a passionate home seamstress, a sought after sewing teacher, and the creator of one of the webs most popular sewing blogs Gerties New Blog for Better Sewing The blog began as a way for readers to follow Hirschs progress as she stitched all 14 fashions from the iconic