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The Resource The Great British Sewing Bee, Tessa Evelegh ; forewords and practical tips by Patrick Grant & May Martin ; photography by Laura Edwards

The Great British Sewing Bee, Tessa Evelegh ; forewords and practical tips by Patrick Grant & May Martin ; photography by Laura Edwards

Label
The Great British Sewing Bee
Title
The Great British Sewing Bee
Statement of responsibility
Tessa Evelegh ; forewords and practical tips by Patrick Grant & May Martin ; photography by Laura Edwards
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Inspired to start sewing? This easy-to-follow book which accompanies the BBC television series is the definitive guide for the amateur sewer. It will help you develop your skills and offers a range of 28 beautiful projects to make from scratch--from clothes, to accessories, to home furnishings--including some of those created in the series
Member of
Cataloging source
Nz
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Great British Sewing Bee (Television program)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Evelegh, Tessa
Dewey number
646.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grant, Patrick
  • Martin, May
  • Edwards, Laura
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sewing
  • Dressmaking
Label
The Great British Sewing Bee, Tessa Evelegh ; forewords and practical tips by Patrick Grant & May Martin ; photography by Laura Edwards
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This book is published to accompany the television series entitled The Great British sewing bee, first broadcast on BBC TWO in 2013."
  • Includes index
Accompanying material
1 folded sheet of patterns
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Forewords by May Martin and Patrick Grant ; The joy of sewing ; Historical insight: the Queen Mother's sewing bees -- Starting to sew. Stocking the sewing box ; Tools of the trade ; Understanding paper patterns ; Historical insight: Mr. Beeton and the dressmaking pattern ; Finding fabrics ; Trims and fastenings ; Historical insight: [George] Beau Brummel and the modern suit -- Basic sewing skills. Start sewing ; Order of work -- The projects. Making the projects ; Tunic ; Pyjama trousers ; Button-back blouse ; Floor cushion ; Edge-to-edge jacket ; Pencil skirt ; Summer dress ; Laundry bag ; Basic curtains ; Circular skirt ; Tea dress ; Girl's dress ; Tie cushion ; Cook's apron ; Prom dress ; Window panel ; Hacking jacket ; Bow tie ; Camisole ; Boyfriend shirt ; Patchwork throw ; Roman blind ; Basic dress ; Waistcoat ; Tote bag ; Blouse with collar ; Butcher's apron ; Ruffle cushion
Dimensions
27 cm +
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781849492874
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Set includes: 1 book, 1 sheet.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn838541797
  • (OCoLC)838541797
Label
The Great British Sewing Bee, Tessa Evelegh ; forewords and practical tips by Patrick Grant & May Martin ; photography by Laura Edwards
Publication
Note
  • "This book is published to accompany the television series entitled The Great British sewing bee, first broadcast on BBC TWO in 2013."
  • Includes index
Accompanying material
1 folded sheet of patterns
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Forewords by May Martin and Patrick Grant ; The joy of sewing ; Historical insight: the Queen Mother's sewing bees -- Starting to sew. Stocking the sewing box ; Tools of the trade ; Understanding paper patterns ; Historical insight: Mr. Beeton and the dressmaking pattern ; Finding fabrics ; Trims and fastenings ; Historical insight: [George] Beau Brummel and the modern suit -- Basic sewing skills. Start sewing ; Order of work -- The projects. Making the projects ; Tunic ; Pyjama trousers ; Button-back blouse ; Floor cushion ; Edge-to-edge jacket ; Pencil skirt ; Summer dress ; Laundry bag ; Basic curtains ; Circular skirt ; Tea dress ; Girl's dress ; Tie cushion ; Cook's apron ; Prom dress ; Window panel ; Hacking jacket ; Bow tie ; Camisole ; Boyfriend shirt ; Patchwork throw ; Roman blind ; Basic dress ; Waistcoat ; Tote bag ; Blouse with collar ; Butcher's apron ; Ruffle cushion
Dimensions
27 cm +
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781849492874
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Set includes: 1 book, 1 sheet.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn838541797
  • (OCoLC)838541797

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