Not Your Grandma s Sewing Guide

Not Your Grandma s Sewing Guide

Learn the how, where, when, and 'What the f**k?!' of sewing basic garments. This is not sewing like grandma used to do. Grab a bottle of wine and get ready to cut corners and curse your way through this beginner's guide to stitchery.

Author: Kaitlyn Dornbier

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ISBN: 1724175416

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Page: 109

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Learn the how, where, when, and 'What the f**k?!' of sewing basic garments. This is not sewing like grandma used to do. Grab a bottle of wine and get ready to cut corners and curse your way through this beginner's guide to stitchery. You'll find the basics of using a sewing machine, insight into patterns and pattern-making, and all of the easiest odds and ends to include in your own garment creations. This guide provides concise, step-by-step instructions to help you conquer your creativity without the Xanax and crying in the corner. Time-saving tips and where to cut corners make this a great guide for people with a wide range of f***s to give.A few topics covered include: - Tools to get your a** in gear - Basic stitches, seams, and hems - Tips on purchasing fabric - The lazy man's road to zippers, buttons, pleats, pockets, and darts - Patterns and instructions for all basic garments (tops, shorts, dresses, etc)Pop the cork and let's go.
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Creating with Digital Sewing Machines

Creating with Digital Sewing Machines

Find complete instructions on the Instructables website. Not Your Grandma's
Embroidery With all the cool textile machines in Fab Labs, the project possibilities
are numerous and diverse. Although a mechanical sewing machine can't
produce ...

Author: Kristina Lyn Heitkamp

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 9781499465082

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

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This title is a guide for makers who want to revolutionize their sewing game. Readers will learn the difference between mechanical, electronic, and digital sewing machines and how these machines work in conjunction with other machines in a Fab Lab. There’s plenty of information about careers available to digital sewing machine operators and about what education and projects can help them gain the necessary skills. And readers can check out the sources in the back to continue learning about digital sewing machines even after they’re done reading this book.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Arbor Day Manual

Arbor Day Manual

DOPPIES red , and pink , and white , 1 In my grandma ' s garden beds , ' Gainst
the green you look so bright ; How you dance and nod your heads ! Little kittie ...
For my seam ' s not done , you see , Here I ' ve sat and scolded you . YOUTH ...

Author: Charles Rufus Skinner

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ISBN: NYPL:33433082496310

Category: Arbor Day

Page: 456

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The Facebook Guide for People Over 50

The Facebook Guide for People Over 50

www.facebook.com a as Not- our-Grandmas-Needle oint 90453855753 As a
member of the over-50 set, you're no doubt ... of quilting (or knitting, or crocheting,
or stitching — you get the idea) bee, and invite all your needle-crazy friends to
join.

Author: Paul McFedries

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118023976

Category: Computers

Page: 336

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The Facebook guide for people over 50 People over 50 are the fastest-growing segment of the Facebook population, and they have some unique interests and concerns. This one-of-a-kind guide addresses issues of specific interest to older generations, helping them create a profile, connect with old friends and relatives, communicate with others, and maintain their safety online. If you’re among this group, you’ll find these tips and instructions will give you confidence and help you enjoy all that Facebook has to offer. People over 50 are joining Facebook in record numbers; an estimated 6 million such people are Facebook users This Facebook guide for people over 50 focuses on topics of particular interest to older generations, such as finding and connecting with relatives, friends from the past, former colleagues, and classmates Helps you set up your profile, find old and new friends, communicate with others through the site, and protect your privacy Facebook insiders contribute plenty of tips and ideas to make the Facebook experience more fulfilling If you're over 50 and already on Facebook or thinking of joining, The Facebook Guide For People Over 50 can help you make the most of the experience.
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Resurrection After Rape

Resurrection After Rape

A Guide to Transforming from Victim to Survivor Matt Atkinson. doesn't ... You'll
consider yourself dirty and unworthy, but you're not. You'll ... You'll be forced to
sleep alone in your grandma's sewing room, the one with the big red leather
chair.

Author: Matt Atkinson

Publisher: RAR Publishing

ISBN: 9780615209661

Category: Psychology

Page: 302

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A top-selling, best-reviewed book about women's recovery from rape trauma, "Resurrection After Rape" is an ideal resource for counselors, treatment centers, college course texts, and survivors of rape.
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Women in Action

Women in Action

I forlislich swil casting guide and her buttocks became very protuberant , to 5 ;
nothing of hertes . Concha ... Second Lesson : Do not go around showing off your
private parts . ... I personally think that Concha could use a few more lessons , but
Grandma says we are in a hurry and so she ... I never saw Grandma sew so fast .

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ISBN: UCSC:32106014913484

Category: Feminism

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Cool Stuff Teach Me to Quilt

Cool Stuff Teach Me to Quilt

With our easy instructions, your choice of fabrics and a is all the rage! little help
from an adult, you will be quilting in no time! Choose from a fold-up sewing caddy
— just the thing for storing your small sewing supplies, a really cool tote bag
that's as much fun to make as it is ... These are definitely NOT your Grandma's
quilts!

Author: Leisure Arts

Publisher: Leisure Arts

ISBN: 9781574866353

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 52

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This is the perfect guide for teaching kids the awesome art of quilting. Learn felt appliqué, mock binding, hand quilting, machine piecing, designing a quilt using a paper layout, tying a quilt, and more. Leaflet features 7 designs for kids 8-14 in mind.
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A Complete Guide to Good Writing

A Complete Guide to Good Writing

Quite early almost every woman in North Stonefield had got herself an eggbeater
, and a great many were buying sewing machines . Grandma would have none of
such devices . When , later , the automobile came along , Grandma always ...

Author: Howard Hunter Dunbar

Publisher:

ISBN: UVA:X000426179

Category: American literature

Page: 908

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Categories: American literature

Babyhood the Mother s Nursery Guide

Babyhood  the Mother s Nursery Guide

... teething or worms , as grandmothers are sure to sorely chafed by a rough or
bungling seam in suggest , and commencing to dose , see if Baby's their clothing
, and whose arms round out so fast . wretchedness is not caused by a cruel
hunch ...

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ISBN: UCAL:B3155607

Category: Child rearing

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Journal of Education

Journal of Education

Now , how much time is given to this “ In sewing the body assumes a bad position
: the chest is subject ? ... But sewing is not a manual exercise that will help in that
this has a real effect in woman ' s industrial life . ... discarded shapes and
garments of our grandmothers | We all know how the agricultural labourer ' s pay
went down are there to be found in full bloom - garments which even elderly |
when the ...

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ISBN: PRNC:32101042855179

Category: Education

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The Grandma Book

The Grandma Book

... a clever idea ! Mother thought it was high time I learned the basics of sewing
and suggested I make a heart - shaped pincushion ... I knew her eyes were rolled
heavenward , but at least she had the decency not to snicker . Mother snipped a ...

Author: Ruth Benedict

Publisher: Country Store Reiman Pubs

ISBN: 0898210453

Category: Farm life

Page: 64

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Categories: Farm life

How to Sew a Button

How to Sew a Button

Waste not, want not. This crafty guide perfect for anyone looking to enjoy the simple pleasures of life. Nowadays, many of us “outsource” basic tasks. Food is instant, ready-made, and processed with unhealthy additives.

Author: Erin Bried

Publisher: Ballantine Books

ISBN: 9780345520142

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 304

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Waste not, want not. This crafty guide perfect for anyone looking to enjoy the simple pleasures of life. Nowadays, many of us “outsource” basic tasks. Food is instant, ready-made, and processed with unhealthy additives. Dry cleaners press shirts, delivery guys bring pizza, gardeners tend flowers, and, yes, tailors sew on those pesky buttons. But life can be much simpler, sweeter, and richer–and a lot more fun, too! As your grandmother might say, now is not the time to be careless with your money, and it actually pays to learn how to do things yourself! Practical and empowering, How to Sew a Button collects the treasured wisdom of nanas, bubbies, and grandmas from all across the country–as well as modern-day experts–and shares more than one hundred step-by-step essential tips for cooking, cleaning, gardening, and entertaining, including how to • polish your image by shining your own shoes • grow your own vegetables (and stash your bounty for the winter) • sweeten your day by making your own jam • use baking soda and vinegar to clean your house without toxic chemicals • feel beautiful by perfecting your posture • roll your own piecrust and find a slice of heaven • fold a fitted sheet to crisp perfection • waltz without stepping on any toes Complete with helpful illustrations and brimming with nostalgic charm, How to Sew a Button provides calm and comfort in uncertain times. By doing things yourself, with care and attention, you and your loved ones will feel the pleasing rewards of a job well done.
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Christian Register

Christian Register

When I wake again at morn, Like a bird with grateful song, I with thanlLs and love
will pray, Guide me, Father, all the day. For the Cbridian ... I wonder if the little
song-sparrow in the alder covert knew that Polly was going to the Sewing Circle
all by herself? “See-see-see! ... Polly was sorry for grandma, but she could not
help feeling a pleasing sense of importance in representing the family. She
meant to sit ...

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924069722928

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Storms of the Heart

Storms of the Heart

She may be a seamstress , a garment factory worker or just one of the many
African mothers who has learnt to sew and mend garments . Few African
households ... There is the kid's shirt to patch , there is baby's new cardigan to
knit and new patterns in British Home Stores ' catalogue to try . When she was
leaving the Caribbean , grandma gave her an old sewing machine . ... You have
to go diligently : not too fast to miss out the colourful embroidery , not too slow to
miss the outing .

Author: Kwesi Owusu

Publisher: Camden Press

ISBN: UOM:39015018649288

Category: Africa

Page: 308

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The Christian Evangelist

The Christian Evangelist

Not a head about the place Was quite small enough to don it ; I send free of
charge to every sufferer this great Yet we oft heard her repeat Woman Remedy ,
with full instructions , descrip . tion of my past sufferings and how I permanently
As her work progressed upon it , cured myself . ... Far away , a wee
granddaughterGrandma ' s sewing fondly done It costs nothing to try this remedy
once , and if you ...

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ISBN: NYPL:33433003054610

Category: Chicago (Ill.)

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The Sewing Bible

The Sewing Bible

A Modern Manual of Practical and Decorative Sewing Techniques Ruth Singer ...
express part of our personalities and they should be as original and vibrant as
ourselves , not carbon copies of a magazine shoot or our neighbor's house . ...
Unlike our grandmothers ' generation , we don't have to sew to clothe our families
.

Author: Ruth Singer

Publisher: Clarkson Potter

ISBN: PSU:000064209401

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 304

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A comprehensive resource is not only filled with easy-to-use instructions, it also contains over 750 full-color photos that complement explanations of both basic and advanced techniques and instructions for 20 functional, fashionable sewing projects.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Compton s Pictured Encyclopedia to Inspire Ambition to Stimulate the Imagination to Provide the Inquiring Mind with Accurate Information Told in an Interesting Style and Thus Lead Into Broader Fields of Knowledge Such is the Purpose of this Work

Compton s Pictured Encyclopedia    to Inspire Ambition  to Stimulate the Imagination  to Provide the Inquiring Mind with Accurate Information  Told in an Interesting Style  and Thus Lead Into Broader Fields of Knowledge  Such is the Purpose of this Work

If you do not The buttonhole stitch is well worth employ your common sense in
sewlearning , however , to use in attach- ing , but work blindly ... Although
modern In all sewing , the patterns and their seamstress should charts are
extremely strive to acquire lightness of touch , well ... that our grandmothers were
very patiently and tion being to accommodate the bulge of the shoulder firmly
taught not to sew .

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ISBN: OSU:32435030446173

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The Railway Agent and Station Agent

The Railway Agent and Station Agent

... T $ 550 EACH . THIS Sewing Machine is manufactured I by The Demorest
Fashion and Sewing Machine Co . ... Your Grandmothers used our Patterns
before you and your Mothers , and you are no doubt using them today . We have
been ... Don ' t waste your money on pills , for unless perfectly fresh , they are not
dissolved in the stomach and pass through the system without change . Liquids
are ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105211463141

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The Unitarian Register

The Unitarian Register

That'll be mighty I with thanks and love will pray , Guide me , Father , all the day .
... The Sewing Circle at Grandma's . before at such short range , and , without
Miss Hitty's green eyes held Polly's with ... to your grandma , Polly . " not . "
Mother has gone to Williamstown . " Polly brightened at this praise , and began “
Yes , I am ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015080394128

Category: Unitarianism

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Early days or The Wesleyan scholar s guide

Early days  or  The Wesleyan scholar s guide

NEW YEAR ' S GIFTS . iverside looked bleak and deso - | •Once there was a little
princess that lived late enough on the last ... or sock to a hook by the fire - place ,
“ I ' ll warrant spinning by the cottage fire , she was thinking that not to break down
if you fill it with gold . ... The father was busily at work mending a Grandma was
bringing from the depths of broken harness ; and the old grandmother , in her
pocket a pair of striped mittens , which her big chair , was sewing a string to Davy
' s ...

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ISBN: OXFORD:590324556

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