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    Heirloom Books
    Martha Pullen Books

    French Hand Sewing By Machine II

    Martha has put together a wonderful soft cover textbook of all the basic techniques for heirloom sewing. With over 90 garments in full colour and 100 artist's illustrations, you will be inspired to create your own French Sewn heirlooms that will be treasured for generations. Instructions are also included for a party dress sizes 3 months-10 years as well as a portrait collar to fit each size. Soft cover. 52 pages.


    2 in stock
    This book is now out of print.

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    Grandmother's Hope Chest

    This fabulous book by Martha includes everything you might want to make for a new baby. There are so many christening gown and baby clothes ideas. The following sewing techniques are included: French sewing by machine, lace shaping, English smocking and shadow embroidery. The book comes with an envelope of patterns for bubbles, bonnets, bibs, and yoke dresses. There are 150 shadow embroidery designs and 13 graphed smocking plates. Soft cover, 400 pages.

    BH-002.......Sold out

    The Princess Collection

    This 232 page soft covered book with 17 full colour pages, includes 19 new techniques, 7 princess girl's dresses, 7 doll dress (17 sizes), 13 antique garments, 8 crafts, 3 quilts: heirloom, lace animal and serger, 16 home decorating projects, 4 baby projects, 5 antique techniques, and 4 silk ribbon projects. Wow that's a lot!!!

    BH-003........Sold out

    Elegant Sewing for Baby

    This gorgeous book includes 5 christening gowns, 13 daygowns 2 slips, 5 bonnets, 3 booties, 3 bibs, a kimono, sweaters, a child's dress, purse, 3 blankets, 4 home dec projects, 4 pillows , a pillowcase, templates and designs and a big section on techniques. This book has page after page of wonderful ideas plus patterns for sewing for that special baby.


    Shadow Work Fun and Fancy

    This vast collection of almost 300 shadowwork designs in a variety of sizes will have your needles stitching.  Included are complete instructions and stitch diagrams for working shadowwork from both the front and the back and 14 surface embroidery stitches. 



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    Small Quilts & Such

    •6 Quilts
    •8 Wall Hangings
    •4 Pillows
    •1 Placemat
    •1 Potholder

    Techniques include faux crazy patch, rag quilting, silk ribbon embroidery, heirloom sewing techniques, machine embroidery, landscape quilting, redwork and log cabin lace, traditional and contemporary cathedral windows techniques and more.

    BH-005........$26.98     $21.98

    The Joy of Smocking

    • includes:

    • 13 smocking plates

    • nightgown pattern 6mo to 14 years

    • Smocked T-Bonnet

    • Basic Smocking Instructions

    • Advanced Smocking Instructions

    • Tips from Laura Thompson

    • 72 pages

    • 8 full color pages

    • Soft-cover


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    Sew Kool 4 Kids

    by Martha Pullen
    and Joanna Pullen

    • 5 patterns for kids sizes 4-16
    • 6 sewing Machine Craft Projects
    • 14 Patterns for 18" Dolls
    • 7 Hand Embroidery Projects with Stitch Instructions
    BH-008.....$26.98      $19.98

    Six Easy Patterns for Women Only

    Two great jackets, two fabulous skirts and blouses.
    All are sized 6-28
    Super Sale: $17.98


    Contemporary Heirlooms for the Older Girl

    Patterns sizes 6-16
    Skirt--long and short
    Princess top
    Dress pants and shorts
    Flared top
    Each of the above items has variations included.

    Super Sale: $19.98

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    Please remember there is a total minimum order of $10.00 before shipping and any taxes.

    Heirloom Quilts
    by Machine

    13 quilts
    4 pillows
    Bell Pull
    Wall Hanging

    Lot of wonderful ideas, patterns and technique
    Super Sale: $19.98

    Martha's Quilts

    •17 Quilts
    •2 pillows
    •Heirloom sewing techniques
    •Includes patterns for beginner to advance
    •variety from fun to fancy
    Sale:  $17.98

    Martha's Favorites

    Easy to Follow techniques

    38 Applique Designs + Alphabet

    Patterns included
    96 pages, soft cover


    Heirloom Doll Clothes

    Complete patterns and instructions for smocked and French Sewn by machine clothing.
    This gorgeous book is out of print.
    Fits 15 to 18`dolls


    Precious Baby Doll Clothes

    By Martha Pullen

    This gorgeous book has baby doll clothes to fit both 19” and 21” Middleton baby dolls. There are two christening dresses, one with a fancy band and the other has curved puffing, heart lace shaping, and machine embroidery . There are two delicate daygowns, two versions of an adorable diaper shirt, plus diaper covers and lots more.


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    Please remember there is a total minimum order of $10.00 before shipping and any taxes.

    Precious Baby Daygowns
    Round Yoke Collection
    with Bubbles, Bonnets, Booties and more....

    Easy to understand directions and helpful illustrations for every project will make sewing for that special baby a delight.


    Precious Baby Daygowns
    Square Yoke Collection
    with Bubbles, Bonnets, Bibs and more....

    Easy to understand directions and helpful illustrations for every project will make sewing for that special baby a delight.


    Sleepwear Especially for You

    The pajamas and nightgowns in this book are not only comfortable but also have all the frills that we, as seamstresses, adore.  Patterns are provided for both women (sizes XS-3SL) and girls (sizes 2-12).  Garments feature heirloom techniques constructed by machine or serger.  Other highlighted embellishments include machine and hand embroideries, lace shaping, pintucks, stipple stitching, shaped bias designs, piping, decorative casings and cathedral windows.  Whether soft and simple or all tied up in bows and lace, sleep things to suit all tastes are included in this beautiful collection.



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    The Best of Sew Beautiful
    Christening Gowns

    Five of Sew Beautiful's most exquisite gowns are featured with full-size patterns, templates and illustrated instructions.  These designs include traditional christening styles, machine smocking in the hoop, a bubble with a detachable skirt and an ornately embellished ensemble with matching coat and bonnet.  Also provided are patterns and instructions for a garment bag, slips, bonnets and many other accessories.


    Heirloom Baby Quilt
    A Beginner's Project
    Master Heirloom Sewing Techniques one block at a time.

    Anyone with basic sewing knowledge and a zigzag sewing machine can put together this one-of-a-kind treasure.


    Sold out

    Baby Bunting Leaflet

    Pattern for this cute baby bunting.  

    Detailed directions and diagrams.

    BH-023.......$7.98       $6.98


    Chenille Teddy Bear Quilt


    BH-024........$9.98    $7.98

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