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America Sews Series 1200 (cc)

America Sews Series 1200 (cc)

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. Closed-Captioned. Series: 13 x 30-minute programs.
Also see: America Sews Series 1000; America Sews Series 1100; America Sews Series 1300; America Sews Series 1400; America Sews Series 1500; America Sews Series 1600; America Sews Series 1700; America Sews Series 1800; America Sews Series 1900; America Quilts Creatively Series 100 - 500 ; Sew Young, Sew Fun Series 300 - 600.

List of Titles


1. Camouflage Cats and Theme Quilts (cc)

1. Camouflage Cats and Theme Quilts (cc)

Guest Joyce Drexler demonstrates how to create with the popular animal prints. See tips and techniques for fast and easy quilting and new ways to make a one of a kind quilt or wall hanging with a surprise twist. This program's Quick Project: Welcome Hanging with Interchangeable Inserts. 04/07DE/CC Closed-Captioned Click for more


2. Embellishment Opportunities (cc)

2. Embellishment Opportunities (cc)

Learn to create designer fashion and update your wardrobe with trims, beads, embroidery, and more. Debra Green brings ideas for all types of embellished garments you will enjoy making and wearing. Tips for sewing with kids, too! This program's Quick Project: Embellished Evening Bag. 04/07DE/CC Closed-Captioned Click for more


3. More Snippet Sensations (cc)

3. More Snippet Sensations (cc)

See how to transform small fabric pieces, "snippets," into beautiful fabric pictures. A great way to create a vacation memory picture. Guest Cindy Walter shares this fun and easy technique plus tips for free motion quilting. This program's Quick Project: Crazy Patch computer keyboard "Blankie." 04/07DE/CC Closed-Captioned Click for more


4. Sewing Lingerie That Fits (cc)

4. Sewing Lingerie That Fits (cc)

Guest Karen Morris teaches how to make exercise garments and lingerie that are easy to sew and comfortable to wear. Learn about specialty fabrics and techniques for sewing slips, sports bras and more. This program's Quick Project: Grandma and Grandpa Fleece Pillow Quilt. 04/07DE/CC Closed-Captioned JSCA 30 min. Click for more


5. Quilting From the Heartland (cc)

5. Quilting From the Heartland (cc)

Guest Sharlene Jorgenson demonstrates her fabulous Seamless Arc Double Wedding Ring and more. Shar's original templates make precise cutting and piecing easy! This program's Quick Project: Child's Trapunto Fleece Jacket. 04/07DE/CC Closed-Captioned JSCA 30 min. Click for more


6. African Accents (cc)

6. African Accents (cc)

Incorporate the popular ethnic influence into your home decoration with easy sewing projects. Guest Lisa Shepard is an expert on African fabrics and how they are created. Learn to make a great wall organizer project. This program's Quick Project: Zebra Kitchen Accessories. 04/07DE/CC Closed-Captioned JSCA 30 Click for more


7. Sleeves That Fit (cc)

7. Sleeves That Fit (cc)

Guest Joan Anderson returns to teach how to be sure the sleeves in your garments will fit and feel good. Learn step-by-step techniques for altering any of your patterns easily. This program's Quick Project: Serger Seminole Placemat. 04/07DE/CC Closed-Captioned JSCA 30 min. Click for more


8. Fabric Landscapes by Machine (cc)

8. Fabric Landscapes by Machine (cc)

Combine fabric, fusibles, trims and decorative threads and stitches to make one-of-a-kind landscapes for wall hangings, wearable art jackets, vests, and more. Linda Crone brings inspirational projects and shows how to create them. This program's Quick Project: Fabric Landscape Greeting Card. 04/07DE/CC Closed-Captioned Click for more


9. Comfort Waistbands (cc)

9. Comfort Waistbands (cc)

Sandra Betzina returns to offer a multitude of tips for creating different waistband techniques that will fit all figures and garments comfortably. This program's Quick Project: Cross Stitched Napkin Caddy. 04/07DE/CC Closed-Captioned JSCA 30 min. Click for more


10. Designer Theme Jacket (cc)

10. Designer Theme Jacket (cc)

Sue Hausmann and Cathy Wilson show a collaged jacket, created with different technique blocks. Heirloom hemstitching, pintucks, embroidery, Celtic appliqué, re-creating plaids and more! This program's Quick Project: Embellished Fleece Berets. 04/07DE/CC Closed-Captioned JSCA 30 min. Click for more


11. Sew for Your Home (cc)

11. Sew for Your Home (cc)

Guest Debra Green returns with quick makeovers for your home. Create the slipcovers and accessories you are seeing in all the catalogues for a fraction of the cost. Transform your room from traditional to floral to denim with fabric and a little sewing. This program's Quick Project: Hand Look Appliqué Butterfly Click for more


12. Steamy Sewing (cc)

12. Steamy Sewing (cc)

See how to use your pressing equipment to make sewing projects easier. Barbara Zagnoni demonstrates techniques and tips for appliqué, binding and more to create designer garments. This program's Quick Project: Silk Flower Adornments. 04/07DE/CC Closed-Captioned JSCA 30 min. Click for more


13. Happy Seasonal Wall Hanging (cc)

13. Happy Seasonal Wall Hanging (cc)

Guest Carol Ingram teaches new techniques for creating a Halloween wall hanging that will be enjoyed by young and old alike. Tips for creating special fabrics and accessories. This program's Quick Project: Crazy Patch Placemats. 04/07DE/CC Closed-Captioned JSCA 30 min. Click for more





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