Christine HaynesChristine Haynes creates vintage-inspired modern clothing and accessories for women in her Los Angeles studio. Create your own versions of her designs from her upcoming book, Chic & Simple Sewing, hitting newsstands in April 2009. Visit Christine at www.christinehaynes.com.
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Sew a festive dress from your own custom, reusable pattern.
From CRAFT: 05: Paper page 74
Bring a vintage garment back to life with custom metalwork.
From CRAFT: 04: Costumes page 64
Anatomy of a Sewing Machine
The "straight stitch" sewing machine is the premier automated tool in a textile artist's arsenal. Here are the most common hardware and controls.
From CRAFT: 03: Japanese Influence page 36