Copyright © 2011 by Brett BaraPublished in 2011 by Potter Craft,an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group,a division of Random House, Inc., New Yorkwww.crownpublishing.comwww.pottercraft.comPOTTER CRAFT and colophon is aregistered trademark of Random House, Inc.Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication DataBara, Brett.Sewing in a straight line : quick and crafty projectsyou can make by simply sewing straight / Brett Bara.p. cm.ISBN-13: 978-0-307-58665-0 (pbk.)ISBN-10: 0-307-58665-0 (pbk.)tt1. Sewing. 2. Handicraft. I. Title.TT705.B225 2011646.4--dc22All rights reserved.This book contains general instructions and techniqueson sewing clothing, home decor, and craft designs. Whenworking with the tools and supplies presented in thisbook, readers are strongly cautioned to use proper careand judgment, to follow the applicable manufacturer’sdirections, and to seek prompt medical attention in caseof an injury. In addition, readers are advised to keep allpotentially harmful materials away from children. Theauthor and the publisher expressly disclaim any liability,loss, or risk, personal or otherwise, which is incurredas a consequence, directly or indirectly, of the use andapplication of any of the contents of this book.
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She taught me to sew, shared with me a love of all things handmade, and evenhelped me stitch many of the projects for this book. I could never ask for a morewonderful mother.