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The Resource Tilly and the buttons : stretch! : make yourself comfortable sewing with knit fabrics, Tilly Walnes ; photography by Ellie Smith & Fanni Williams

Tilly and the buttons : stretch! : make yourself comfortable sewing with knit fabrics, Tilly Walnes ; photography by Ellie Smith & Fanni Williams

Label
Tilly and the buttons : stretch! : make yourself comfortable sewing with knit fabrics
Title
Tilly and the buttons
Title remainder
stretch! : make yourself comfortable sewing with knit fabrics
Statement of responsibility
Tilly Walnes ; photography by Ellie Smith & Fanni Williams
Title variation
Stretch!
Title variation remainder
make yourself comfortable sewing with knit fabrics
Creator
Contributor
Author
Photographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Tilly's instructions and the clear step-by-step photographs are accompanied by lots of tips and tricks to make your sewing a breeze, and the multiple variations and ideas will help you customise your garment to suit your own style. The book includes complete, full-size patterns
Cataloging source
TWE
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Walnes, Tilly
Dewey number
  • 646.4
  • 646.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TT713
LC item number
.W35 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Ellie
  • Williams, Fanni
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Machine sewing
  • Dressmaking
  • Knit goods
  • Stretch woven fabrics
Target audience
general
Label
Tilly and the buttons : stretch! : make yourself comfortable sewing with knit fabrics, Tilly Walnes ; photography by Ellie Smith & Fanni Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
3 patterns in pocket at end.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (pages 186-187) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
What are knit fabrics? -- How to use this book -- You will need -- ch. 1 Shop, Prep, Cut -- Let's go fabric shopping -- Testing fabric stretch -- Fitting knit garments -- Preparing your fabric -- Laying out stretch fabric -- Using a rotary cutter -- Matching stripes -- ch. 2 Stretch Stitch School -- Sewing knits on a regular sewing machine -- Sewing knits with an overlocker (serger) -- ch. 3 Bibi Skirt -- Fabric 101 -- Ponte and double knit tricks and tips -- Make it your own -- Seam split -- Technique -- Mitred corners -- Make it your own -- Waist tabs -- Pinafore dress -- Make it a lifestyle -- Are you dressing comfortably? -- ch. 4 Frankie Baseball T-Shirt -- Fabric 101 -- Single knit jersey tricks and tips -- Techniques -- Sewing raglan sleeves -- Quartering -- Attaching a neckband -- Make it your own -- Applique design -- V neckline detail -- Short turn-up sleeves -- Make it a lifestyle -- How much kit do you really need? -- ch. 5 Freya Sweater & Dress -- Fabric 101 -- Sweater knit tricks and tips -- Techniques -- Stabilizing seams -- Inserting sleeves "on the flat" -- Make it your own -- Pleated ruffle -- Roll neck -- Cowl neck -- Make it a lifestyle -- Grow your sew-jo! -- ch. 6 Stella Hoodie & Joggers -- Fabric 101 -- Sweatshirt fleece tricks and tips -- Techniques -- Sewing buttonholes on knit fabrics -- Elastic waistband casing -- Make it your own -- Kangaroo pocket -- Hoodie dress -- Drop-shoulder sleeveless hoodie -- Make it a lifestyle -- On slow sewing -- ch. 7 Joni Dress -- Fabric 101 -- Stretch velvet tricks and tips -- Techniques -- Stabilizing with clear elastic -- Hidden neckline binding -- Make it your own -- Sequin skirt -- Elastic-ruched sleeves -- Flared sleeves -- Maternity dress -- Make it a lifestyle -- Make yourself uncomfortable -- What next?
Control code
on1028738299
Dimensions
26 cm +
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781787131170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1028738299
Label
Tilly and the buttons : stretch! : make yourself comfortable sewing with knit fabrics, Tilly Walnes ; photography by Ellie Smith & Fanni Williams
Publication
Accompanying material
3 patterns in pocket at end.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (pages 186-187) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
What are knit fabrics? -- How to use this book -- You will need -- ch. 1 Shop, Prep, Cut -- Let's go fabric shopping -- Testing fabric stretch -- Fitting knit garments -- Preparing your fabric -- Laying out stretch fabric -- Using a rotary cutter -- Matching stripes -- ch. 2 Stretch Stitch School -- Sewing knits on a regular sewing machine -- Sewing knits with an overlocker (serger) -- ch. 3 Bibi Skirt -- Fabric 101 -- Ponte and double knit tricks and tips -- Make it your own -- Seam split -- Technique -- Mitred corners -- Make it your own -- Waist tabs -- Pinafore dress -- Make it a lifestyle -- Are you dressing comfortably? -- ch. 4 Frankie Baseball T-Shirt -- Fabric 101 -- Single knit jersey tricks and tips -- Techniques -- Sewing raglan sleeves -- Quartering -- Attaching a neckband -- Make it your own -- Applique design -- V neckline detail -- Short turn-up sleeves -- Make it a lifestyle -- How much kit do you really need? -- ch. 5 Freya Sweater & Dress -- Fabric 101 -- Sweater knit tricks and tips -- Techniques -- Stabilizing seams -- Inserting sleeves "on the flat" -- Make it your own -- Pleated ruffle -- Roll neck -- Cowl neck -- Make it a lifestyle -- Grow your sew-jo! -- ch. 6 Stella Hoodie & Joggers -- Fabric 101 -- Sweatshirt fleece tricks and tips -- Techniques -- Sewing buttonholes on knit fabrics -- Elastic waistband casing -- Make it your own -- Kangaroo pocket -- Hoodie dress -- Drop-shoulder sleeveless hoodie -- Make it a lifestyle -- On slow sewing -- ch. 7 Joni Dress -- Fabric 101 -- Stretch velvet tricks and tips -- Techniques -- Stabilizing with clear elastic -- Hidden neckline binding -- Make it your own -- Sequin skirt -- Elastic-ruched sleeves -- Flared sleeves -- Maternity dress -- Make it a lifestyle -- Make yourself uncomfortable -- What next?
Control code
on1028738299
Dimensions
26 cm +
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781787131170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1028738299

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