Introduction; 1. Setting Up your Sewing Machine; 2. Needles and Thread; 3. Stitching Basics; 4. Working with Patterns; 5. All About Fabrics; 6. Interfacings and Linings; 7. Seams and Seam Finishes; 8. Hems and Hem-Edge Finishes; 9. Shaping to Fit; 10. Waistlines, Pockets and Sleeves; 11. Fasteners and Closures; Resources; Index.
Barbara Weiland Talbert is a noted quilting and sewing author, columnist, editor and designer who has designed quilting patterns for stitchers of all levels. She lives in Vancouver, Washington, USA.