A Beginners Guide to Dressmaking [NOOK Book]

Overview

For generations the art of dressmaking has been passed down from mother to daughter. Over the last few decades though this once proud tradition has begun to fade away. With the rise of worldwide markets and textile manufacturers that offer cheaper and better goods, the need for home sewing has all but gone away. Nonetheless this is still an art form that we need to teach our ...
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A Beginners Guide to Dressmaking

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Overview

For generations the art of dressmaking has been passed down from mother to daughter. Over the last few decades though this once proud tradition has begun to fade away. With the rise of worldwide markets and textile manufacturers that offer cheaper and better goods, the need for home sewing has all but gone away. Nonetheless this is still an art form that we need to teach our children even if it does not seem as relevant today.

There are many dressmaking kits and classes available for every skill level.

This book covers everything you need to know about dressmaking such as:

- Dressmaking Fundamentals For Beginners
- Guidelines For Choosing Fabrics When Dressmaking
- Tips When Choosing Equipment And Materials For Dressmaking
- Starting A Career In Dressmaking
- The Vanishing Art Of Dressmaking

and so much more!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781304625472
  • Publisher: Lulu.com
  • Publication date: 11/15/2013
  • Sold by: LULU PRESS
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 326 KB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 14, 2011

    Disappointiing

    Too basic and often vague. Barely longer than a magazine article. In fact, I have gotten much more practical and useful information from free blogs online. I'm irked that I paid for this.

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 8, 2014

    Dress-taculer

    The best book on dress in the world and 1 (one) of the best dress book that read so far and full of the best tips. I want the book for real nd read it over and over and over. Full of great dress tips in the whole wide world and dress ideas.!!
    ~ Victoria~

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