Window Treatments and Slipcovers For Dummies

Window Treatments and Slipcovers For Dummies

It tends to degrade when exposed to the sun more quickly than other fabrics. ...
Adding a Teflon sewing-machine foot when sewing Ultrasuede can be helpful (
see Chapter 4). Ultrasuede is the most recognizable brand of this type of
synthetic suede, and it tends to be expensive; less expensive versions are
available, if you ...

Author: Mark Montano

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118070097

Category: House & Home

Page: 384

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Gain inspiration from 8 pages of full-color photos Create a stunning room with dozens of step-by-step projects Want to ditch your drab drapes and so-so slipcovers and create a style that's uniquely your own? Top designer Mark Montano reveals how easy it is to jazz up your windows and furniture -- without breaking the bank! You get expert tips on everything from measuring and cutting material to accessorizing, as well as savvy shortcuts and quick fixes. Discover how to * Express your individual style * Choose fabrics, trims, and hardware * Ensure the perfect fit * Create no-sew or low-sew treatments * Add decorative details
Categories: House & Home

Library Journal

Library Journal

Warmly Sewing Contemporary Fashion with Montano , Judith Baker . ... Jim
Henson Company in assoc . with 2001. c.144p . illus . ... For example , in stitching
a by artists and craftspeople who work on Prints , Wax Prints , and Kente Cloth . ...
her attention to more than 40 quick and easy accessories , made with a variety of
fabrics including vinyl , tapestry fabric , Ultrasuede , and even nylon window
screen .

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Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015082964878

Category: Libraries

Page:

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Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.
Categories: Libraries

Sewing Smart with Fabric

Sewing Smart with Fabric

Page 149 : Autumn Jacket & Tote - Logantex Shearling # 5443 , Ultrasuede from
Toray Ultrasuede ( America ) Inc . and Dritz ... Sulky of America Tear Easy
stabilizer , and Steam - A - Seam 2 lightweight fusible adhesive tape from The
Warm Company . Page 74 : Beautiful Bridal Gown — Mettler Metrosene Plus ,
Madeira Glamour thread , Perfect Sew liquid fabric stabilizer and Sulky polyester
thread .

Author: Jeanne Stauffer

Publisher: DRG Wholesale

ISBN: 1592170188

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

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Information on fiber content and its importance to the appearance and performance of a fabric and tips and helpful hints on selecting fabric. It also features specific information for each kind of fabric, telling how best to prepare and cut that fabric. Over 50 projects with step-by-step instructions and photos are included.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Dream Sewing Spaces

Dream Sewing Spaces

PLUS fashion shots! - Creative Serging II. 1 hour. Features Marta Alto & Pati
Palmer showing more creative ideas, including in-depth information on creative
rolled-edge applications. - Sewing Ultrasuede" Brand Fabrics— Ultrasuede",
Facile", ...

Author: Lynette Ranney Black

Publisher: Palmer Pletsch Pub

ISBN: 0935278419

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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Whether you have a closet, laundry room, a corner of the family room, a spare bedroom or even the attic, Black guides and inspires you with pages of color photos, plus help in finding room, creating a plan, selecting lighting and cabinets.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Fit for Real People

Fit for Real People

Sew Great Clothes Using Any Pattern Marta Alto Barbara Weiland ... Sewing
Ultrasuede® Brand FabricsUltrasuede Ultrasuede Light " , Caress " ,
Ultraleather by Marta Alto , Pati Palmer and Barbara Weiland , 128 pages , $
16.95 Color ...

Author: Marta Alto

Publisher: Palmer Pletsch Pub

ISBN: 0935278435

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

View: 426

Provides step-by-step instructions for fitting women's patterns for all shapes and sizes, and presents techniques for sewing and creating personalized designs
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Fashion and Costume in American Popular Culture

Fashion and Costume in American Popular Culture

Leather and Leather - Like Fabrics , from Vogue Patterns . New York : The
Company , 1971 . 48p . Corbin , Krestine . Ultrasuede Fabric Sewing Guide : Sew
as High Fashion Designers Do . Sacramento , CA : Creative Sewing , 1973 . 39p .

Author: Valerie Burnham Oliver

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 0313294127

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 279

View: 482

Provides a convenient and unique look at fashion and costume literature and how it has developed historically. Discusses subjects from jeans to wedding dresses.
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles

Palmer Pletsch Couture

Palmer Pletsch Couture

First Class Workshops Roberta Carr offers a series of 12 workshops yearly,
called The Fabric Carr Sew Week. Each session ... Sewing Ultrasuede" Brand
Fabrics–Ultrasuede", Facile", CaressTM, Ultraleathers", by Marta. 206 Workshops
and ...

Author: Roberta C. Carr

Publisher:

ISBN: CORNELL:31924094772278

Category: Costume design

Page: 208

View: 301

The subject is couture--not complex. It's about concepts--how to approach a technique, or a way of accomplishing a particular look. It's a "how-to" book, but it's a "how-to-think" book as well. ... With each technique it gives the reasons why, the alternatives, when to use each one and the results to expect. ... Seamstresses create beautiful clothing by analyzing problems and choosing from alternative techniques, and then selecting the best solutions to create their version of perfection.--Page 5.
Categories: Costume design

Pants for Real People

Pants for Real People

This pattern book features step-by-step instructions on fitting and sewing pants for women of all body types using the twin techniques of tissue fitting and fabric fitting.

Author: Marta Alto

Publisher: Palmer/Pletsch Publishing

ISBN: 9781618470355

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

View: 403

This pattern book features step-by-step instructions on fitting and sewing pants for women of all body types using the twin techniques of tissue fitting and fabric fitting. Important sewing choices are highlighted, including choosing fabrics, selecting appropriate alteration tools, and finding styles that are most flattering. The fit-as-you-sew process of making pants is illustrated with progressive photographs and step-by-step illustrations. A variety of styles are covered, including nonroll, expandable, and contour waistbands; side seam and patched pockets; and easy hems and cuffs. This updated second edition features refinements to the fitting and sewing information and has added instructions on the fitting and sewing of jeans and no-side-seam pants.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Handcraft Illustrated 1997

Handcraft Illustrated 1997

Author: Handcraft Illustrated Editors

Publisher:

ISBN: 0964017989

Category: Handcraft illustrated

Page: 200

View: 157

Issues of Handcraft Illustrated from Winter 1997 through December 1997 bound in 1 volume.
Categories: Handcraft illustrated

Creative Beading Vol 3

Creative Beading Vol  3

embroidery. [1]. Come up through the fabric right next to the first round of 150s,
and work a round of beaded backstitch using color B 80s (photo e). ... Use a fine-
tip marker to draw the leaves and stems on the Ultrasuede. ... Look for the brand
names Terrifically Tacky Tape, Curiously Sticky Tape, and Wonder Tape. Simply
 ...

Author:

Publisher: Kalmbach Books

ISBN: 9780871167934

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

View: 845

With more than 80 beading projects, Creative Beading, Vol. 3, compiles favorite jewelry projects from a year of Bead&Button magazine. The book includes a thorough Basics section and a range of stringing, wirework, embroidery, and bead crochet pieces, plus the variety of fantastic stitching projects for which Bead&Button is known, all tested by the editors of Bead&Button.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Threads Magazine

Threads Magazine

COM Exclusive Designer Fabrics hotpatterns.com Unique and Exclusive High
Fashion Dressmaking Patterns designed for Style ... Divas Patterns so hot they're
smokin'... www.hotpatterns.com sewing supplies FORLESS *//03/than 900 brands
=o 44% A/low prices! ... Ultrasuede(R) Fabric & Fringe Toray & Ultrasuede from ',
yard min. to multiple yardage Toray8 Ultrasuede Fringe up to 12 inches in length.

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924101552630

Category: Textile design

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Categories: Textile design

Bowker s Complete Video Directory 1993

Bowker s Complete Video Directory 1993

Innovative ideas for organizing your sewing & ways to fit & sew in a jiffy . Chilton
Bk . Co . VHS ( ISBN : 0 - 935278 - 14 - 1 ) : $ 29 . 95 . Sewing Ultrasuede Brand
Fabrics : Ultrasuede , Facile , Caress , Ultraleather - ( Palmer - Pletsch ) Video .

Author: Frank Accurso

Publisher: R. R. Bowker

ISBN: 0835233162

Category: Films for the hearing impaired

Page: 3459

View: 101

"An impressive...resource noteworthy for its large number of listings, its up-to-date ordering, price information, & other special features..."--PUBLIC LIBRARIES. "...one of the largest directories of this type..."--BOOKLIST. "...the essential reference for gaining access to the entire video market today."--THE BIG REEL. "...a valuable tool..."--VIDEO BUSINESS. This comprehensive, three-volume reference--especially for libraries, schools & video resource centers--gives you the best picture of the full range of video available to make selection & collection development easier. Covering over 85,000 videos--thousands more than other references--this up-to-date hardbound directory lists virtually every one of them in all formats: VHS, Beta 3/4", U-matic, 8mm, & laser disc. No other source can match BOWKER'S COMPLETE VIDEO DIRECTORY, 1993 for: *PRACTICALITY--BOWKER'S COMPLETE VIDEO DIRECTORY offers separate volumes (ENTERTAINMENT & EDUCATION/SPECIAL INTEREST) for ready focus on the types of videos you need for your collection *COMPREHENSIVENESS--Bowker brings you thousands more available videos than any other source *VALUE--BOWKER'S COMPLETE VIDEO DIRECTORY is significantly less expensive than the competition *DIVERSITY--Bowker gives you ordering information on more foreign, Spanish-language, children's, silent, & feature films than anyone else; includes full series & performance rights information, & notes international standards, such as PAL & SECAM, where applicable *SELECTION GUIDANCE--provides information on preview tapes when available *ACCESS--BOWKER'S COMPLETE VIDEO DIRECTORY contains a variety of indexes for ease of research, including Title, Genre, Cast/Director, & more. As a reference tool...as a selection guide...for complete ordering information & valuable acquisition assistance...depend on BOWKER'S COMPLETE VIDEO DIRECTORY 1993.
Categories: Films for the hearing impaired

The Fabric Lover s Scrapbook

The Fabric Lover s Scrapbook

People who love Ultrasuede brand fabric really love it , and it is a marvelous
material . But did you know that many suedes can also be machine washed and
that real leather is as easy to sew as synthetics ? Don ' t overlook the possibilities
in ...

Author: Margaret Dittman

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015059965171

Category: Art

Page: 178

View: 475

Shows how to make quilts, clothing, jewelry, rugs, wreaths, and other colorful items from scrap fabrics.
Categories: Art

The Complete Book of Sewing Shortcuts

The Complete Book of Sewing Shortcuts

Halston introduced a variation of the lapped seam on Ultrasuede® garments . His
variation features raw ... Mark the seamlines on the right side of the fabric with
soap or chalk or gauge stitch 48 " ( 3.2 mm ) from the seamline . 2. Press the
seam ...

Author: Claire B. Shaeffer

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 0806975644

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

View: 133

Simple sewing shortcuts for hasslefree seams, reducing fullness, marking a hem, handling tricky fabrics, and many finishing touches are included in a guide which also features more than eight hundred drawings
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Innovative sewing

Innovative sewing

Variety of quality designer and name-brand fabrics at moderate prices. Swatches
monthly, $7/ year. Field's Fabrics, 1695 44th S.E., Grand Rapids, MI 49508, 616/
455-4570. Ultrasuede®, Facile®, Caress®, and Ultraleather® swatches, $10; ...

Author: Gail Brown

Publisher: Chilton Book Co

ISBN: 0801979994

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 184

View: 144

Timesaving techniques for sewing clothing and decorating with fabric are accompanied by advice for selecting a sewing machine and a mail-order resouce list
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

The Sew Save Source Book

The Sew   Save Source Book

Author: Margaret Ann Boyd

Publisher: Betterway Books

ISBN: 093262023X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 208

View: 744

Lists more than fifteen hundred mail order sources for fabrics, trims, stencils, dyes, embroidery materials, upholstery supplies, patterns, and equipment
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Harper s Bazaar

Harper s Bazaar

LUCILLE RIVERS : SUEDE CAPER Fabrics have never fooled us for a Slash
darts open about 12 " from point and again ... seams to experiment with new
fabrics in order The Pelomite® insures a perto work out effective sewing
techniques . Polyweb holds it securely . thenticity , this new fake suede
Ultrasuede , Skinner's new imitation suede , Fusing Agents ... Detailing Needles
& Pins are Finishing 44244 , wpn Use a polyester or silk thread , and a brand
new size 14 or 16 needle .

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Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015033206460

Category: Celebrities

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Categories: Celebrities