The Complete Idiot's Guide to SewingeBook - 2000
The Complete Idiot's Guide To Sewing covers everything from sewing on a button and hemming to making pillows and drapes to designing and making a whole wardrobe. This book is the perfect resource for beginners or more experienced seamstresses and tailors who need a refresher course before tackling new projects. You'll find tips and shortcuts on using patterns and fabrics, supplies and tools, sewing machines, and more.
Baker & Taylor
Provides information on basic sewing techniques and equipment, and offers simple instruction for tailoring and creating clothes and home accents.