Don't let a few buttonholes get in the way of your sewing dreams! This eBook contains lots of tips and tricks for making great looking, stress-free buttonholes. The basics steps that are critical for making accurate, nicely stitched buttonholes are discussed, and major "do's" and "don'ts" of buttonholing are outlined. An overview of automatic buttonholing is provided, as well as a quick and easy method for manual buttonholing. In addition, a handy button sizing gauge, practice placket template/instructions, and links to wonderful internet resources are provided.
number of pages: 20
*Note: These are downloadable instructions and pattern for making an item. Since it is a download, a window will open to download and when you are signed into your user account at the time of purchase, it will also be located in the "My Library" section of your user account immediately after purchase.
bobobabymae - January 4th, 2012
Very nice ebook! It was very helpful and easy to follow. I have been sewing buttonholes ever since i read this! love it!
Amanda ~ Kaytiebugs - August 1st, 2001
I've been sewing for about 10 years, doing clothing for the last 4 or so. Buttonholes have always been a challenge for me. Reading this tutorial was a great help. I realized that even professional garments often have bad button holes. I learned a few tricks too.
Buttonholing Basics. Copyright © 2008 by Carla Hegeman Crim. All rights reserved. This guide is complimentary, and may be shared freely as long as this copyright statement stays intact. No part of this guide may be resold or redistributed by sites other than http://youcanmakethis.com without permission from the author. I am not affiliated with any doll, pattern, or sewing machine company. Disclaimer: This guide offers instructions and suggestions for normal use of a sewing machine. I am not responsible for any buttonholing-related injuries or damage to garments or equipment.