Make the Most of Your Sewing Machine! Join author Charlene Phillips as you learn all about your new best friendayour sewing machine! From fabric to feet to finished product, youall be guided through techniques for mastering your machine and using it to perform basic to advanced stitching tasks. Whether youave been sewing for years or just gotten the itch, youall find invaluable information inside for using your sewing machine to its maximum potential. Learn how to: Troubleshoot machine problems like skipped stitches, needle breaks and tension troubles Perform basic maintenance on your machine to keep it running smoothly Choose fabrics, threads and other materials that will keep your machine running at full capacity and result in quality projects Recognize and utilize the best sewing machine feet to achieve the desired results Refine everyday tasks from installing zippers to sewing buttonholes and constructing perfect hems Create beautiful embellishments like scallops, ruches, smocking, pin tucks, cutwork, puffing and entredeux to enhance any sewn project or garment An indispensable reference book to keep next to your machine, inside youall find quick answers to all your sewing problems. Take control of your sewing machine and achieve wonderful results every time!Your machine may have automatic tension and you will rarely need to touch the tension adjuster for most of your regular sewing. There are times, however, when you will need to manually adjust the tension. Sewing silks, knits or ... Use a lightweight, lint-free cloth to clean in and around the bobbin area. If using a can of airanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Sewing Machine Classroom|
|Publisher||:||Krause Publications - 2011-11-02|