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America Sews Series 1700

Sue Hausmann, a sewing expert for 40 years and the author of 26 books, including Sew Fast, Faster, Fastest, hosts this series which offers the latest in sewing techniques for clothing, home decor, and gifts. Sue and her guest sewing experts share tips and tools, and motivate viewers to create beautiful and useful sewing creations. Produced by Sue Hausmann and VMS, Inc. Series: 13 x 30-minute programs.
Also see: America Sews Series 1000; America Sews Series 1100; America Sews Series 1200; America Sews Series 1300; America Sews Series 1400; America Sews Series 1500; America Sews Series 1600; America Sews Series 1800; America Sews Series 1900; America Quilts Creatively Series 100 - 500 ; Sew Young, Sew Fun Series 300 - 600.


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List of Titles


1. Great Costume Ideas

1. Great Costume Ideas

Creating costumes is fun and easy. Guest Jennette Wilch shows how to make magical costumes with wings so your children and grandchildren can fly not only at Halloween but all year long. This program's Quick Project: Pop Up Pals' Story Book. 05/08DE JSCA 30 min. Click for more


2. Create a Summer Sampler

2. Create a Summer Sampler

Join guest Joyce Drexler as she shares her creative tips and techniques for successful embroidery and embellishment. Learn to add dimension and glitz. New designs make beautiful quilted wall hangings. This program's Quick Project: Wrap It Up! 05/08DE JSCA 30 min. Click for more


3. Dimensional Quilts

3. Dimensional Quilts

Take the creativity of quilting and combine it with three dimensional and textured fabric techniques as guest Phyllis Dobbs teaches how to make delightful quilts and accessories for your home. This program's Quick Project: Functional to Elegant Hassocks. 05/08DE JSCA 30 min. Click for more


4. Printing Banner Size Fabrics

4. Printing Banner Size Fabrics

Guests Shauna Beatty and Joe Hesch demonstrate how to use new printable fabrics combined with new printing technology for yards of fabric to create one of a kind personalized projects from scarves to quilts and more. This program's Quick Project: Spanish Hemstitch Pillow Case. 05/08DE JSCA 30 min. Click for more


5. Making Fun With Fabric

5. Making Fun With Fabric

Learn easy ways to create special shapes and projects with fabrics. Brandy Stell shows how to make fun yo-yo projects, gifts and shows step by steps for a practical and attractive Calendar Caddy. This program's Quick Project: In Any Case. 05/08DE JSCA 30 min. Click for more


6. Seats for Your Feet

6. Seats for Your Feet

Create a hassock, footstool, ottoman or cube to accessorize your home and provide extra seating and comfort. Guest Jennette Wilch shows how easy these projects are to make and easy ways to trim and embellish them. This program's Quick Project: A Twist in a Stitch. 05/08DE JSCA 30 min. Click for more


7. Smart Wedding Ring Quilt

7. Smart Wedding Ring Quilt

Guest Mary Henderson teaches how easy it is to create awedding ring quilt using the newest techniques and tools. No need to piece curved seams with this speedy technique. This program's Quick Project: Lace to Lace Bonnet. 05/08DE JSCA 30 min. Click for more


8. Creating Antique Linens

8. Creating Antique Linens

Learn how to stitch with exciting new threads and stitches with guest Cindy Losekamp to create wonderful looks from days gone by. Transform a sweater twin set from ordinary to elegant. This program's Quick Project: Linen Table Runner. 05/08DE JSCA 30 min. Click for more


9. Sew a Tropical Bathroom

9. Sew a Tropical Bathroom

Exciting home decorator fabrics will transform your bathroom into an island paradise. Guest Pam Hastings demonstrates how easy it is to make shower curtains, designer towels, and more. This program's Quick Project: Broderie Anglaise. 05/08DE JSCA 30 min. Click for more


10. All My Hearts

10. All My Hearts

Guest Marilyn Greene demonstrates a neat way to use fusible fleece and quilted muslin for a new appliqué technique that can be finished with embroidery or decorative stitches. This program's Quick Project: Seat Belt Soothies. 05/08DE JSCA 30 min. Click for more


11. Easy Strip Chenille

11. Easy Strip Chenille

New chenille techniques and designs make fast, fun quilts, gifts and more. Guest Fran Morgan brings the newest way to stitch chenille patterns on garments, quilts, and crafts and how to make them "bloom." This program's Quick Project: Hooray for the Red, White, and Blue! 05/08DE JSCA 30 min. Click for more


12. Elegant Embellishments

12. Elegant Embellishments

Learn to stitch a twin needle bobbin work border, lace embroidery, 7-hole cord foot binding and more on netting. See how to create a masterpiece jacket with Patti Jo Larson. This program's Quick Project: Bobbin Work on Ready to Wear. 05/08DE JSCA 30 min. Click for more


13. Teddy Bear Tea Party

13. Teddy Bear Tea Party

Guest Carol Ingram creates a way to set a wonderful table for special meals or just any time to show your love for your family with placemats, protective tablecloth, napkins, tea cozy and more. This program's Quick Project: Serger Plantaloons. 05/08DE JSCA 30 min. Click for more





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