Posts tagged ‘book month’

Book Month: V&A Pattern Collection

V&A Pattern Four-Volume Set V & A Publishing, 2009 (distributed in the U.S. by Abrams) This was a great year for pattern sourcebooks, and I don’t think it can get better than the new series from The Victoria & Albert Museum. The first series, available individually or as a box set, includes the Fifties, Indian [...]

Book Month: The Sewing Bible by Ruth Singer

The Sewing Bible: A Modern Manual of Practical and Decorative Sewing Techniques by Ruth Singer Potter Craft, 2009 It used to be that if you asked for my recommendation on a good comprehensive sewing guide, I would say the Reader’s Digest Complete Guide to Sewing (RDCGS for short) –hands down, no hesitation. (Aesthetically, I don’t [...]