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Learn to Sew for Your Doll: A Beginner’s Guide to Sewing for an 18″ Doll

If you would like to teach a special child how to sew, this book presents a series of skills in a learning sequence that takes the new seamstress from the first use of a sewing machine through making an attractive wardrobe for a doll. The book gives the student a place to start and then builds on the initial skills.

This book includes instructions and full size patterns for 18″ doll clothes.Measurements are given in both US and metric units.Stitching bookmarks introduces machine sewing and zigzagging.Beginning fabric skills are taught with simple projects to sew bed clothes for a doll. While sewing a doll bed cover, pillow, and pillow case the student learns to recognize the right and wrong sides of fabric, and to find the straight of grain, cross grain and bias of fabric. Skills in tearing fabric and cutting along a pulled thread are taught.The student then moves on to sew an attractive wardrobe for an 18″ doll SundressA-line skirtShortsTwo-tiered skirtSmock topNightgownSkills taught include Pattern reading and cuttingMachine stitchingFinishing seamsGatheringSewing casingsTopstitchingHemmingAttaching closures

Publisher ‏ : ‎ CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 3.10.2012 edition (April 9, 2012)
Language ‏ : ‎ English
Paperback ‏ : ‎ 78 pages
ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1475082355
ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1475082357
Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 7.4 ounces
Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 8.5 x 0.17 x 11 inches



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If you would like to teach a special child how to sew, this book presents a series of skills in a learning sequence that takes the new seamstress from the first use of a sewing machine through making an attractive wardrobe for a doll. The book gives the student a place to start and then builds on the initial skills.

This book includes instructions and full size patterns for 18″ doll clothes.Measurements are given in both US and metric units.Stitching bookmarks introduces machine sewing and zigzagging.Beginning fabric skills are taught with simple projects to sew bed clothes for a doll. While sewing a doll bed cover, pillow, and pillow case the student learns to recognize the right and wrong sides of fabric, and to find the straight of grain, cross grain and bias of fabric. Skills in tearing fabric and cutting along a pulled thread are taught.The student then moves on to sew an attractive wardrobe for an 18″ doll SundressA-line skirtShortsTwo-tiered skirtSmock topNightgownSkills taught include Pattern reading and cuttingMachine stitchingFinishing seamsGatheringSewing casingsTopstitchingHemmingAttaching closures

Publisher ‏ : ‎ CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 3.10.2012 edition (April 9, 2012)
Language ‏ : ‎ English
Paperback ‏ : ‎ 78 pages
ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1475082355
ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1475082357
Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 7.4 ounces
Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 8.5 x 0.17 x 11 inches

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