Singer: The Complete Photo Guide to Sewing, 3rd Edition

Singer: The Complete Photo Guide to Sewing, 3rd Edition
$24.99 / £16.99
Format: Paperback / softback, 312 Pages
ISBN: 9781589238978
Buy from an Online Retailer
We do not sell books through our website in the UK.
Please use the links below to buy from online retailers


Singer: The Complete Photo Guide to Sewing, 3rd Edition, the definitive guide to all things sewing, from garments or decor, now features updated photography and techniques.

Singer: The Complete Photo Guide to Sewing, 3rd Edition is the one reference every sewer will need. Its 312 hard working pages and 1,200 carefully shot photographs cover every aspect of fashion and décor sewing. With this comprehensive guide, you will know exactly how to choose the right tools and notions, use conventional machines and sergers, perfect your fashion sewing and tailoring, and produce lovely home décor projects.

Step-by-step instructions for basic projects like pillows, tablecloths, and window treatments are included. Both beginning and highly skilled sewers will turn to this book again and again.

With Singer: The Complete Photo Guide to Sewing, 3rd Edition you will learn how to:

  • Get the most out of your sewing machine.
  • Take proper measurements (of people as well as of windows and tables).
  • Read and understand commercial sewing patterns.
  • Alter store-bought patterns for a perfect fit.
  • Achieve thoroughly professional results.
And that's only for starters. Grab your copy today!

The author

Nancy Langdon is the president and principal designer for Studio Tantrum. She also hosts the blog at She lives in Redondo Beach, CA.Sabine Pollehn is president and principal designer for the sewing pattern company Farbenmix. She also hosts and She lives in Wilhelmshaven, Germany.

Reader reviews


Format: Paperback / softback, 312 Pages
ISBN: 9781589238978
Illustrations: 1200 color photos
Size: 8.25 in x 10.813 in / 209.55 mm x 274.64 mm
Edition: Third Edition

You might also be interested in

Elements Of Composition
Learn the basics of composition with Drawing School: Fundamentals for the Beginner! The elements of composition are point, shape, mass, volume, texture, value, and color. Let’s talk about a few of them one by one. Point A point is a single mark on a page without depth, height, or length. A group of points in ...
Read More >
Celebrate Mother’s Day!
Mother’s Day is just around the corner and we’re sharing fun activities and recipes to help mom celebrate! Now through May 13th, get 35% off your order with the code MOM18. Dream Big Dreams Get Inspired Try the Latest Craft Trend Make Time for Self-Care  Gather Together in the Kitchen   Get Zen with Paper Crafts ...
Read More >
Expressive Painting: Reflections
How do you make a watercolor stand out? Try adding reflections! In Expressive Painting we see how to make our paintings alive. Reflections add energy and color to a scene. They can suggest an afternoon rainstorm or help make the foreground interesting. Paint reflections at the same time you paint the object. If there is a ...
Read More >
See More Posts