Improv Sewing

Improv Sewing

101 Fast, Fun, and Fearless Projects

Book - 2012
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Workman Press.
Add charm and personal style to your crafting. Nicole Blum and Debra Immergut offer 101 fun project ideas that will have you incorporating decorative touches and texturally interesting patterns into your sewing repertoire. Each project is designed to take less than a day, meaning that before you know it you’ll be whipping out dozens of dazzlingly high-style creations that showcase techniques like pattern-making, appliqué, doodle-stitching, and more. Get inspired and turn old T-shirts into fashion statements and forgotten pillowcases into works of art.


Baker & Taylor
Provides instruction for sewing projects, including clothing for all ages, accessories, home decor items, furnishings, applique, and doodle-stitching.

Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, 2012
ISBN: 9781603427401
1603427406
Branch Call Number: 646.204 Blum 2012
Characteristics: 319 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm

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gardenhappymama
Dec 30, 2016

I have returned to this book time and time again for inspiration. It's a fun, easy, sewing book for those of us that just want to start sewing with no extra fussiness. A great way to express one's own unique style at any age.

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Sister_Mary
Mar 24, 2013

A book of ideas. I would not wear the adult clothing projects. Grungy, carefree is perfect for young people. Some interesting projects, like free-motion sewing. Many projects similar to Alabama Stitch but without the quality workmanship. Disappointed.

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littleagnesann
Oct 18, 2012

I couldn't believe it. This would have been a waste of money if I had purchased it.

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lindiwood
Aug 26, 2012

Just what I've been looking for -- a book with uncomplicated directions for making your own clothes. I had to return it before I could make anything, so I can't in good conscience give it 5 stars, but I'll be buying a copy and may come back to revisit my review.

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