Learning to sew is hard! You need to figure out what to make, what to use for fabric, and how to make it. That doesn’t even include how to use your machine! Until my own book is finished, you might want to check out these 5 best sewing books for new sewists. They have lots of great advice for a novice.
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The Basics – Sewing For Beginners
This is truly a beginner’s primer. It covers your machine, fabric, pattern selection, tools, and more.
Sewing For Dummies
You know they are on top of the newbie game on everything. It will be your trusted source for beginner FAQs.
Adapt and Design Sewing Patterns
When you are ready to move up to making your patterns “more you,” this is a good place to start.
Perfect Fitting Guide
This is one of my favorite books. It will take your commercial patterns to the next level by upping your fit game.
Tilly and the Buttons Patterns
Tilly fans love her sense of style and ease of construction. She is a master at creating simple garment projects that have you wearing your creations in no time.
These 5 best sewing books for new sewists will get your sewing game started. Whether you are a true newbie or just need to bring your skills up a notch, you will find them helpful.
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