Some New Books That Please
|Just the right timing for hand work!
As I have mentioned in the past, I think that Search Press offers some of the best craft books out there, and I have been a big fan for many years. I was offered the opportunity to have a look at these new Search Press titles. What a treat!
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|Wonderful, clear, illustrations
|Detailed color illustrations that include
thread type and colors used
If you have a young or new machine sewer in your life then "A Beginner's Guide To Machine Sewing" by Clementine Collinet is the perfect gift. It will also be a great addition to your own library to use as a 'refresher' course when needed.
|This book is perfect for the new, or returning, machine sewer!
|The lessons offer something for everybody and contain references to earlier lessons that highlight specific techniques.
|Want to add piping to project? Here are simple, concise directions. All of the lessons are very well illustrated -
which is a hallmark of Search Press books.
|Full size patterns are included !
"Making It" is a book that I think we could all really use. It goes over everything that you need to know to get your own craft business off the ground. I have already learned a lot from this book!
The table of contents really says it all. There is a wealth of information in this book and all of it is useable. Everything is presented in a clear, concise way.
|Ah! The age old dilemma. How to price you work?
Here are some very good methods!
|How do you promote your business? Here are some answers!
Below: an excellent resources list. This is something that I always look for in a book. I like to be able to go to other places for ore detailed information and also to get more ideas. This list of resources is especially noteworthy I think.