owns and operates StitchCrat and an indepen-dent accessory line Queen Pu Pu. A ounding teacher o StitchLounge in San Francisco, she currently teaches at Stonemountainand Daughter Fabrics in Berkeley. Her designs have been eaturedin the
Wall Street Journal, Adorn Magazine,
JoAnn Magazine, Venus Zine
. She lives in Petaluma, Caliornia.
5¾ × 8¼
Even the best sewists will encounter problems, snags, and littleglitches in their work. Expert sewist Nicole Vasbinder’s
is an indispensable reerence flled with invaluableadvice.Organized by stages, you’ll fnd:
• Detailed advice for the sewing process, including pros and
cons, and basic considerations o working in each step.
• An easy-to-follow layout providing basic information as well
as step-by-step techniques or making bias tape, sewingtrims, buttonholes, zippers, hems, and more.
• Easy-to-navigate color-coded cross-references available for
• Troubleshooting tips that advise how to deal with every
sewing situation.Whether choosing the right tools, reading patterns correctly,or everything in between,
will prove to be anessential sewing companion.
Tips and Techniques for the Savvy Sewist
by Nicole vaSbiNder