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The Coverstitch Machine Manual


The complete guide to coverstitching techniques by Julia Hincks

  • Publisher: Search Press
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 01 July 2021
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781782218562
  • Carton Qty: Not Yet Published
  • Size: 7.5 x 9.5 inches
  • Illustrations: 300
  • Pages: 192
  • RRP: $19.95

All you need to know about the coverstitch sewing machine and the techniques you can achieve using it.

From the author of the best-selling The Overlocker Technique Manual now comes The Coverstitch Machine Manual. Aimed at sewers of all abilities, this is the perfect guide to help you get the most out of your coverstitch machine.

Comprehensive step-by-step instructions and photographs demonstrate the essential stitches and sewing techniques. Julia also shows you how to set up your machine, how to adjust the settings and how to finish and secure ends. From stabilizing fabrics to finishing cuffs and necklines, this book covers it all!

Put these skills into practice to create a simple summer dress, gift bag, table runner, reversible bikini, wash bag and more. The coverstitch machine is so versatile!

The troubleshooting section equips you with strategies and hints for fixing mistakes. There is also a buyer’s guide to different coverstitch machines, to help you select the right machine for you.

Table of Contents

Introduction 6

Coverstitch machine basics 8

Stitches 54

Techniques 66

Projects 146
Quick and easy gift bag146
Super quick skirt148
Beach wrap152
Simple summer dress156
Embellished skirt162
Wash bag168
Decorative table runner172
Reversible bikini174

Buyer’s guide 180
Troubleshooting 182
Guide to fabrics and machine settings 186
Maintenance 188
Glossary 190
Index 192

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