designer and educator, specializes in textiles, particularly silk
and wool. Her designs are featured in several home sewing magazines.
She is a Palmer/Pletsch Certified Sewing Instructor and a faculty
member of The Silk Experience. Katrina has worked as a Family and
Consumer Sciences educator and in apparel development for Nordstrom
and REI. She is a Wellesley College graduate and a National Make it
With Wool adult division winner. For more about Katrina, visit her
Mother Pletsch's Painless Sewing
Mother Pletsch's Painless Sewing Pati Palmer, Susan Pletsch This
completely revised Mother Pletsch's Painless Sewing is a
lighthearted book for both beginners and those who want a sewing
brush up... the most uncomplicated sewing book of the century!
Learn to sew FAST, with professional-looking results. And with
Pretty Pati's Perfect Patter Primer, you'll find your clothes fit
better than ever before, thanks to co author Pati Palmer, who also
designs for The McCall Pattern Company as The Fit Expert.
"Mother Pletsch's (Book)" $9.95
"Mother Pletsch's" (Spiral Bound) $11.95
For Real People
Use this book and ALL of
your sewing will improve. For a minimal investment and a little
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sew it Armani-style and achieve a custom fit no matter what your
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fitting on real people, the latest on fusible interfacings, cutting
and marking tips, how-to's for buttonholes, a NO-FAIL welt pocket,
"bagging a lining", easy mitered vents, and much more, plus finished
touches such as topstitching and piping.
"Jackets For Real
"Jackets For Real
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Featuring wardrobe consultant
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about this new DVD click HERE or on the DVD cover.
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