2008, English, Book, Illustrated edition: Hand mending made easy : save time and money repairing your own clothes / Nan L. Ides. Ides, Nan L.

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Hand mending made easy : save time and money repairing your own clothes / Nan L. Ides
 
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Physical Description
  • 80 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
Published
  • Salem, Or : Palmer Pletsch, c2008.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Hand mending made easy : save time and money repairing your own clothes /​ Nan L. Ides.
Author
  • Ides, Nan L.
Published
  • Salem, Or : Palmer Pletsch, c2008.
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • 80 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Summary
  • Ten easy, well-illustrated steps demonstrate how to mend valuable garments in the comfort of one's home. Chapters include basics from threading a needle and sewing on buttons to repairing seams and ironing techniques, and the accessible language allows anyone to fix their tears and reintroduce damaged clothes back into the wardrobe.
Contents
  • Supplies for Hand Mending
  • Definitions
  • How Much Money Can You Really Save
  • Getting Started Threading a Needle
  • Knotting the Thread
  • Stitching Basics
  • Hemming
  • Fixing Ripped Seams and Holes
  • Fixing Pockets and Linings
  • Replacing Elastic
  • Patches
  • Fixing Snags in Sweaters
  • Ironing and Pressing Tips 00 Easy Sewing Fashion Tips
  • Some Final Encouragement and Extra Little Hints to Help You Along
  • When Not to Try to Fix Your Garment
  • The Basic Hand Stitches.
Notes
  • Includes index.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9780935278743 (pbk.)
  • 0935278745 (pbk.)
Dewey Number
  • 646/​.6
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