Better Homes and Gardens Sewing Book Author:Better Home and Gardens Sewing How-to for home and family. — A complete book on sewing for your family and home. How to make sportswear, evening clothes, coats, suits, sewing for children, and much more. Sewing tips and design ideas that only a professional dressmaker can give--shortcuts to make your sewing easier and more fun. — Sewing for the home...how to make curtain... more »s, draperies and slip covers.
Tailoring: Make your own quality coats and suits--using these basic instructions on fitting, cutting, lining and assembling.
Alteration Pattern: Fit your figure once, eliminate needless fitting from future sewing.
Sewing Shortcuts: Professional ways to make buttonholes, pockets, many other finishing details.
Fabric Dictionary: Six full-color pages showing 83 of the most popular textures, patterns and types of fabrics to help you select suitable and exciting material for your sewing.« less