Whether you're wrapping your neck for a blustery day, adding a pretty bow to a package, or even tightening a rolled roast before cooking, The Ties That Bind... offers a basic repertoire of knots and bows to make life that much easier. Here are more than 20 different techniques for using practical knots, making decorative bows, and tying scarves, sarongs, and men's neckwear with stylish ‚lan. The perfect size for tucking away in the sewing box, sock drawer, or laundry basket, this book and the others in the Finishing Touches series preserve fundamental and practical domestic information that, for many modern adults, seems never to have been passed on from previous generations. The step-by-step instructions are illustrated with clear line drawings.
Stewart, Tabori & Chang