Essential Sewing Reference Tool: All-in-One Visual Guide by Carla Hegeman Crim

By Carla Hegeman Crim

This complete, must-have e-book, crucial stitching Reference device, by means of Carla Hegeman Crim, is an necessary advisor for an individual who sews (or desires to start). geared up for simple clarity and utilization, it covers every little thing you want to understand no matter if you're making domestic decor, garments, or components. Contents contain an in depth evaluate on instruments and fabrics, step by step directions on quite a few seams and finishes, info on zipper set up, dimension conversion charts, greater than three hundred how-to photos, and much more.

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5 x 1 cm) Glue 6 Mix 1/4 cup of glue and 1–2 tablespoons of tap water. The glue should be easy to spread but not too watery. 5 cm) x 1/2" (1 cm) strips out of scraps of Washi. ) Cut the strips into triangles. 7 Glue one or two triangles, plain side up, over each hole. Cover any cracks in the eggs in the same way. Use the wooden dowel to smooth out any lumps or creases. 8 Measure all the eggs. One of the pattern sizes should fit the eggs, which may vary a little in size. 9 Measure the egg patterns on page 33 to see which size best fits the eggs.

Alternatively, your angel can have short wings or the wings can be a full circle. For short wings, make the cut 11/2" (4 cm) long; for full-circle wings, cut 21/2" (6 cm). 4 46 Bend the 4" (10 cm) tinsel chenille stem to form a small halo at one end and pull the other end through the wooden bead head. qxd 2/2/07 5:14 PM Page 47 Center fold Fold the wings down on either side of the angel. Put glue all the way down the inside center fold, on the front side. Glue the chenille stem extending from the neck in between the front center fold.

4 32 If you do not have a microwave oven, put the eggs back into the cardboard carton and wait at least a day or overnight for the eggs to dry. If water from the eggs continues to wet the carton, this indicates that the eggs are still too wet to be covered with Washi. qxd 2/2/07 5:11 PM Page 33 HEN’S EGG PATTERNS Trace the required pattern. Lay it on the Washi and cut out the pattern and Washi together. With practice you will be able to cut the pattern and several layers of Washi at the same time.

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