Sub-titled “Smart tips, funky ideas and original projects for any machine,” Get the Most from Your Sewing Machine, by Marion Elliot is just that. The format of this book is short tidbits of information about creative ways to use your sewing machine, no matter how basic. It explores accessory feet, novelty threads, decorative stitches, as well as sewing on novelty things like paper and plastic fabrics. Simple projects will inspire Indie crafters, and there’s even hints for selling and promoting your work. This one’s all about creativity from A to Z!
SEW-lutions tip: Visit the Sewing.org Guidelines page for how-to articles on machine stitches and embroidery techniques.