Tuesday, 29 April 2014

Pat Sloan's I Can't Believe I'm Sewing ~ Book Review


Pat Sloan's
I Can't Believe I'm Sewing
available in eBook and Book format from LeisureArts.com

I love the I Can't Believe range of books and this book lives up to the range.


This book covers everything you need to know to be able to start sewing:

  • SEWING MACHINE FEATURES -Parts Of The Machine
  • SEWING -

Give Her A Test Drive!, Checking The Stitch, Sewing Machine Feet,
Seam Allowance, Stitch Length, Foot Control,
Backstitching, Pinning The Project
  • LET’S TALK FABRIC -

So…Where Do You Find Fabric?, How To Pick Fabric For Your Projects, Pre-washing Fabric
  • LET’S TALK THREAD
  • LET’S TALK NOTIONS
  • PREPARING YOUR MACHINE -

Winding Bobbins, Inserting The Bobbin, Threading 101
  • CLEANING AND OILING
  • YOUR MACHINE 
  • ROTARY CUTTING 
  • PRESSING 
  • QUILTING -

Preparing The Backing
Types Of Quilting
Marking Quilting Lines
Choosing The Batting
Machine Quilting Methods
  • CREATE A SEWING IDEA
  • NOTEBOOK 
  • GLOSSARY

And what better way than using everything you can learn in the book
to make some fantastic projects!


Pat provides you with a good mix of projects with varying techniques.


The best thing is by following Pat's step by step instructions
you'll be able to make all of these projects.


I think the only way you really learn something is to start making something.
I think this book is excellent value for money.
It's got everything you need to know to sew and 18 projects!



I hope you enjoyed the look at Pat's book.
If you are wanting to learn to sew or you would like to practice
you techniques then this is a brilliant book.
It's also fantastically useful to keep around when you
need to know how to complete different sewing projects.

Pat Sloan's

I Can't Believe I'm Sewing
available in eBook and Book format from LeisureArts.com


I was received a copy of the eBook to review.
However all opinions expressed are my own.
Affiliate links are included on the post.
No monies were exchanged.

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