Book List Part One

Whether your sewing hobby is in its beginning stages or well seasoned, it's always great when we find a good book about our favorite past time! 

Sewing Books to Read! | Liberty of London Fabric

If you're looking for new material to read this summer, consider a few of the following! These books are great for sewers of all skill level. Some are for kids, as well! 

  • 1, 2, 3 Sew by Ellen Luckett Baker
  • A Kid’s Guide to Sewing by Sophie Kerr
  • A Quilter’s Mixology by Angela Pingel
  • Artfully Embroidered by Naoko Shimoda
  • Big City Bags by Sara Lawson
  • Building Patterns: The Architecture of Women's Clothing by Suzy Furrer
  • Built by Wendy Coats and Jackets: The Sew U Guide to Making Outerwear Easy by Wendy Mullin
  • Built by Wendy Dresses: The Sew U Guide to Making a Girl's Best Frock by Wendy Mullin
  • BurdaStyle Mastering Every Fashion Style by Nora Abousteit
  • by Kay Whitt
  • Chic & Simple Sewing: Skirts, Dresses, Tops, and Jackets for the Modern Seamstress by Christine Haynes (Goodreads Author)
  • Creative Thursday by Marisa Anne Cummings
  • Design-It-Yourself Clothes by Cal Patch
  • Doodle Stitching: The Holiday Motif Collection by Aimee Ray
  • Drape Drape 2 by Hisako Satō
  • Ed Emberley’s Drawing Book: Make a World by Ed Emberley
  • Extra Yarn by Mac Burnett
  • Famous Frocks: Patterns and Instructions for 20 Fabulous Iconic Dresses   by Sara Alm
  • Flirt Skirts: Learn How to Sew, Customize, and Style Your Very Own Skirts by Seryn Potter
  • Happy Homemade: Sew Chic Kids by Ruriko Yamada
  • Happy Homemade: Sew Chic: 20 Simple Everyday Designs by Yoshiko Tsukiori   
  • Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson
  • Hoop La! 100 Things To Do with Embroidery Hoops by Kirsty Neale
  • How to Catch a Frog by Heather Ross
  • I Am Cute Dresses: 25 Simple Designs to Sew by Sato Watanabe
  • I Had a Favorite Dress by Boni Ashburn
  • Illustration School: Let’s Draw Cute Animals by Sachiko Umoto
  • Improv Sewing by Nicole Blum and Debra Immergut
  • Ish by Peter H. Reynolds
  • Just Add Color: Geometric Patterns by Lisa Congdon
  • Just Add Color: Mid-Century Modern Animals by Jenn Ski
  • Last-Minute Patchwork + Quilted Gifts by Joelle Hoverson
  • Little Black Dress, The: How to Make the Perfect One for You by Simon Henry
  • Little Stitches by Aneela Hoey
  • Love at First Stitch: Dressmaking Demystified by Tilly Walnes
  • Lucky Spool’s Essential Guide to Modern Quilt Making by the editors of Lucky Spool 

We hope you find something interesting to help you with your sewing! If you didn't here, be sure to visit with our next blog post. We will have another list for you to consider!

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