A Beginner's Guide to Sewing with Knitted Fabrics by Wendy Ward
Wendy Ward has a degree in Fashion Design, an MA in Design and is a fully qualified teacher and fashion industry professional. She is the author of several best selling books.
In this great book Wendy Ward teaches you all you need to know to begin sewing clothes using knitted (stretch) fabrics on a regular sewing machine. You will progress from simple, quick to make tank tops to a special occasion dress with a draped skirt.
You will learn essential skills with the help of a comprehensive techniques section that includes a guide to different types of knitted fabrics and their uses, how to prepare them for making clothes, setting up your sewing machine, which needles you need, sewing seams and hems, and using elastic.
Patterns include t-shirts, wide-leg trousers, lounge pants, tank tops, cardigans, skirts and dresses.
Size: 208 x 276 mm.