The focus of this book as well as Sewing Answers. Com is Machine Sewing Arts. From this point on, this book will detail, discuss, and illustrate the world’s greatest hobby in terms of sewing and the machine sewing arts. These include: Clothing Construction, Embellishment, Quilting, Heirloom Sewing, Home Décor, and Crafting. The common thread linking all of these needle arts is the sewing machine.
Each of these areas of sewing arts uses the sewing machine in slightly different ways and apply it on different kinds of projects, but all of them use the sewing machine. Clothing Construction is the grandmother of all sewings, and includes use of hundreds of different stitches and techniques. The sewing machine is used to sew seams, hems, staystitching, understitching, and decorative applications. Once clothing construction was considered an absolute necessity, but today it is part of the best hobby in the world. Yes, you can save money.
Now you can make your own clothes so they truly fit and look good on you. Instead of paying a thousand dollars for a dress, you can make it for a couple hundred. Instead of having to wear the same thing everybody else is wearing, you can create you own fashion statement with a one of a kind, Wow! The personal touch is yours to make. You can purchase ready made clothing which often do not fit, and make the alterations for perfect fit.
You could have it 31 altered at seventy five to a hundred dollars, or do it yourself for free. Imagine buying a hundred dollar suit with a missing button, or poor fit for just a few dollars on clearance. You can quickly and easily turn that reject into a treasured suit. You can do it.