Great British Sewing Bee: from Stitch to Style by Wendy Gardiner

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The BBC2 primetime series, The Great British Sewing Bee, is set to return tothe nation's screens in May 2016.The companion book to the fourth series of this flagship BBC2 show,The Great British Sewing Bee: From Stitch to Style, accompanies sewers at alllevels on their creative journey. Starting with the Foundation chapter,sewers can choose from a collection of garments that will ease them into theworld of sewing. Moving on to the Inspiration chapter, sewers are encouragedto look around them and seek inspiration from alternative sources beyondthe high street and look at ways of incorporating that inspiration in theirfabrics choices and garment silhouettes.

Finally, the Experimentation chapterbrings everything previously learnt together and challenges the sewer toexplore working with different fabrics, non-conventional sewing methods andtricky techniques.With over 25 garment designs for women, men and children, plus awealth of sewing techniques, tips and tricks from the expert seamstressesand tailors that contribute to the series, The Great British Sewing Bee:From Stitch to Style is more than a project book; it is also an indispensiblereference that will elevate your sewing to a professional level.