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A Day in the Life of a Creative Renaissance Woman
bought a dim studio in a former sewing factory, then gut-renovated ..... surgeon. He taught me how to sew and solder." "She has her ..... looking moved. She pulls out her sewing kit from the 1890s—her father ..... that look like fish hooks. "I sew by hand," she tells me
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The Liberty Book of Home Sewing
Even if you've never picked up a needle and thread, much less a bobbin, you'll enjoy drooling over these luscious home decor photographs and project ideas.
Women Who Make Beautiful Things
50s, Marion Coleman learned to sew on her grandmother's sewing machine—and gained experiences ..... herself. Her Process Before sewing a single stitch, Coleman lays out fabric ..... hours to spend long afternoons sewing and sketching with her grandmother
Setting a Holiday Table
fabric store and bought fabric that was perfect for the kind of table I had in mind and asked my mom to sew it for me (I'm so not good at sewing ). On my table, with my shimmering new tablecloth, I filled beautiful glass bowls with big red Christmas
4 Rules for Teaching Your Son to Keep House
all try to do. But could he boil water? Sew on a button? Wash his clothes without turning ..... of mutiny came when he tried to beg off sewing lessons, even though I insisted that one ..... clean up as you go!). 4. Make a small sewing kit that includes black, brown, navy
Excerpt from Foxy: My Life in Three Acts
were white or black. And Mom's ability to create dress patterns and sew beautiful clothing gave her a special standing among her group of friends. Mom was so good at sewing , they could show her a dress on the cover of Vogue magazine and she
Go Online to Get Crafty
can happily spend a weekend sewing a dress, decoupaging a table ..... projects. Go Low-Tech I was sewing curtains when a friend walked ..... away with my grandmother's sewing machine. "You know they have ..... same machine I'm using to sew for daughter and son. I've
Ty Pennington's Easy Home Makeover
bold, patterned fabric, wrap it around a piece of foam, and sew it together. Then, give that foam a hard-backed finish ..... Curtain Call Ty makes curtains out of sheets. All it took was a sewing machine and some hooks. "Just because it lays flat doesn
Would You Marry Him Again?
should wait a bit before she got married—sow some oats, or sew some coats, really, because that was her job at a factory ..... beach and away from the dusty construction. I remember my mom sewing our bedspreads, curtains, and clothes and cooking Greek food
Some Assembly Required: 4 Ways to Get Crafty and Give Unique Gifts
those who'd rather leave the work to the professionals. 1. Sewing : Even needlephobes can whip up the snuggly, ballet-style ..... slippers featured in Heather Ross's vividly illustrated Weekend Sewing (Stewart, Tabori & Chang). Customize your creations using