Best Sewing Books for Beginners

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The New Complete Guide to Sewing: Step-By-Step Techniquest for Making Clothes and Home Accessoriesupdated Edition with All-New Projects and Simplicity

Editors of Reader's Digest

$35.00 $32.20

If there could only be one recommendation for a sewing book for beginners, this would be it. It covers everything, even fitting for garment sewing.

Martha Stewart's Encyclopedia of Sewing and Fabric Crafts: Basic Techniques for Sewing, Applique, Embroidery, Quilting, Dyeing, and Printing, Plus 150

Martha Stewart Living Magazine

$40.00

This book is very similar to the New Complete Guide to Sewing listed above, but with Martha's signature style.

School of Sewing: Learn It. Teach It. Sew Together.

Shea Henderson

$24.95 $22.95

Twelve lessons, one for each month, designed to have you sewing like a pro in one year.

Singer: The Complete Photo Guide to Sewing

Nancy Langdon

$24.99 $22.99

For the visual learner, this book features over 1,100 photos!

The Sewing Book: Over 300 Step-By-Step Techniques

Alison Smith

$40.00 $36.80

Every tool and technique is covered in this comprehensive reference manual.

First Time Sewing: The Absolute Beginner's Guide

Editors of Creative Publishing Internati

$19.99 $18.39

Sewing for Dummies

Janice Saunders Maresh

$19.99 $18.39

The New Sewing Essentials

Editors of Creative Publishing Internati

$19.98 $18.38

Encyclopedia of Sewing

Adele Margolis

$65.94

Not Your Grandma's Sewing Guide

Kaitlyn Dornbier

$29.95