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Elementary sewing skills

Elementary sewing skills

Denham, Carolyn N. K., author; Field, Roderick, 1965- author, illustrator; Merchant & Mills, associated with work

Providing an overview to the art of sewing, this book is packed with information on the tools and materials you will need, plus homegrown tips on essential good practice. Topics include measuring and marking, form (including darts and gathering), seams, ease, closures such as buttons and zips, hems, and interfacings

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Pavilion, 2014
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Statement of responsibility: Carolyn N.K. Denham ; words and pictures by Roderick Field
ISBN: 1909397415, 9781909397415
Note: Includes index.
Note: At foot of title: Merchant & Mills.
Physical Description: 160 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 19 cm
Subject: Beauty and Fashion.; Dressmaking.; Machine sewing.

Author note

Carolyn Denham and Roderick Field, aka Merchant & Mills, produce a range of patterns and ready-to-make kits and superb notions in utilitarian packaging. Carolyn has a degree in fashion and spent several years in Interior Design. Roderick is a photograoher and writer with works in the National Portrait Gallery. Merchant & Mills products are stocked by the Design Museum, Liberty, the Victoria and Albert Museum and Selvedge as well as independent retailers all over the UK and selected outlets in France, Japan and the US. Thier first book, Merchant & Mills Sewing Book is available from Pavilion Lifestyle.