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thomy | Posted in Teach Yourself To Sew on

I’d like to know what books sewers reference.  I am not a beginner but not advanced either.  I would like q go to reference for hemming, seamfinishing, seam binding, tips, tricks, instructions etc.  Love to hear your thoughts!  Thanks,

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  1. lou19 | | #1

    I must admit to owning 100's of books on sewing and fashion.

    For dressmaking my 4 most turned to books are.......

    Susan Khalje Bridal Couture, 

    Carol Ahles  Fine machine sewing,

    Vogue sewing book,

    Singer sewing for special occasions.

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      thomy | | #2

      Thanks, I think I'll try the Singer.

      1. lou19 | | #3

        If you don't mind second hand books, many titles cost just a few pence plus postage from amazon sellers. Cheaper than buying a magazine.

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