No Time To Sew: Fast & Fabulous Patterns & Techniques For Sewing A Figure-Flattering Wardrobe

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Rodale, Oct 15, 1996 - Crafts & Hobbies - 213 pages
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Classic clothes, quick techniques, and goof-proof patterns add up to a perfect wardrobe for the busy sewer. No matter what your size, you can create a wardrobe with designer details by following the expert instructions of sewing star Sandra Betzina.

"No Time to Sew is a fail-safe and creative combination of Sandra's fashion sense and sewing expertise with practical advice on making your best pattern, fabric, and sewing decisions. This is a book you'll take to the fabric store and prop up next to your sewing machine. Sewers from novice to expert will love the down-to-earth and inspiring information."--Marcy Tilton, Renowned Sewing Author

"This practical book and accompanying patterns will have you making a dash for your sewing room. Of interest to everyone will be the many wonderful techniques for disguising figure flaws as well as fitting to them."--Margaret Islander, Islander Sewing Systems

"What a super step-by-step book. All you need is fabric, a sewing machine, and this book to stitch an elegant and flattering wardrobe. You'll love it!"--Clotilde

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Betzina is well known to home sewers, both for her lively television series, Sew Perfect, and as the author of "Power Sewing," a syndicated column emphasizing time-saving techniques. This book ... Read full review


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Sheer Tuxedo Shirt
Shawl Collar
Inside Pocket with a Flap 140
Gored Skirt
PullOn Skirt with Stretchy
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HandKnitted Collar
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Sandra Betzina is the star of the TV series "Sew Perfect" and author of Power Sewing.

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