The Fleece to Fiber Sourcebook: A visual encyclopedia of animal-based fibers, packed with information and research on the qualities of yarn and fabric from a wide variety of species and breeds.
More Fabric Savvy: Sandra Betzina’s easy-to-use guide to sewing a variety of fabric types.
Sewing Materials: A vintage book from The Woman’s Institute Library of Dressmaking that covers a variety of fiber types and fabrics used in dressmaking. Though some names are outdated and some fabrics now difficult to find, it is a detailed resource on classic fabrics used in apparel.
Easy Guide to Sewing Linings: Though out of print, this brief and specialized book can help you learn to make reversible linings, as well as more traditional variations.
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote and Zipper Pouch: A free online class that provides a simple introduction to reversible techniques.
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